Hendrik van der Borcht (II)

painter, print artist, etcher, draftsman, curator
while being the curator/surveyor of the Arundel Collection, he made several etchings after works in that collection (Waterhouse 1988; Weststeijn 2015, p. 105)
South Netherlandish
Frankenthal 1614-03/1614-03-08
baptized on 8 March 1614
Frankenthal 1676/1676-06-29
died before 29 June 1676, probably in Frankenthal (Zehl 1995)
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
Son of Hendrik van der Borcht (I) and Dina van Couwenbergh ; brother of Abraham and Sebastiaen van der Borcht; he maried Laura Hipolita Interbatelo (sometime between 1644 and 1649), parents of Hendrick III; not to be confused with the genre-painter from Delft Hendrik van der Burch (Waterhouse 1988).
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  • Frankfurt am Main 1627 - 1636
    He moved with his father to Frankfurt am Main (Waterhouse 1988).
  • Italië 1636 - 1644
    He left in the company of the Count of Arundel to Italy.
  • Arundel (West Sussex) 1637 - 1642
    He became c. 1637 (Ecartico: 1638), after his Italian sojourn, surveyor of the collection of the Count of Arundel, up till 1642 (Waterhouse 1988).
  • Antwerpen 1644 - 1648
    according to Ecartico
  • Amsterdam 1652 - 1655
    active as a painter here in 1652
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
history (as a genre), landscape (as genre)
oil paint
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Here we mention the art movement to which an artist belonged. Many art movements have not yet been entered, because the content of this field is still under development.
Frankenthal School
Plietsch 1910
Creation date: 1991-11-21; Last modified date: 2021-02-13


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