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Meulen, Adam Frans van der (1632 - 1690), painter, draughtsman

Christine van Mulders

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Flemish painter and draughtsman, active also in France. He was the eldest son of the seven children of Pieter van der Meulen and his second wife Marie van Steen Wegen. He went to study with Pieter Snayers, court painter in Brussels, on 18 May 1646, and in 1651 he became a master in the Brussels painters’ guild. Probably soon after he married Catherina Huseweel. During the first 15 years of his career, the

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