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TENIERS, David I, the Elder (1582 - 1649), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
TENIERS, David I, the Elder (1582 - 1649), Painter, engraver

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Born 1582, in Antwerp; died 29 July 1649, in Antwerp.

Painter, engraver. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, genre scenes, landscapes with figures, landscapes, waterscapes.

David Teniers I (the Elder) was the son of the draper Julian Teniers or Taisner who came to Antwerp from Ath, settling in the city in 1658. David was only four years old when his

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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