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Paul Bril

painter, draftsman, print artist
South Netherlandish
Breda 1553/1554
according to Saur born c. 1553/1554, possibly in Breda
Rome 1626-10-07
buried in the S. Maria dell' Anima in Rome (Wurzbach 1906)
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Son of 'Mathys Baertmaker (a.k.a. Baermaker / Bargiemaker/Mathys de Caerdemaker) die men heet Bril Janszone (? - ?) and Anna Timmermans Petersdr. (? - 1558) (Ecartico); younger brother of Matthijs Bril. Married in 1592 in Rome with Otavia Sbarra (? - ?), Rome, father of Cyriacus Bril
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Bril was witness at the marriage of Elsheimer in Rome in 1606.
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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.
landscape (as genre), portrait, architecture (genre)
oil paint
Entered on: 1991-11-25; Modification on: 2018-12-05


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