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Nationality/school
South Netherlandish
Born
Antwerp 1584-11/1584-11-18
baptized 19 November 1584
Deceased
Gent 1669-01/1669-01-27
buried on 27 January
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
son of Caspar de Crayer I and Cristine van Apshoven; married to Catharina Janssens (from Antwerp) in Brussels on 17 February 1613. The marriage remained without issue.
See also
In this field, you will find references to names of groups or to the artists that made/make up groups. You may also come across references to other artists if there was/is question of collaboration without a joint name. This is the case, for instance, with artists who rendered parts of works by other artists (such as with P.P Rubens and J. Brueghel I).
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  • Brussel 1613
    worked for the archdukes and the cardinal-infant Ferdinand; between 1640 and 1645 provided service to the Spanish king Philip IV in the purchase of artworks from the estate of Rubens and received a painting by Rubens as a gift (Rooses 1904); in 1641 appointed court painter to Philip IV (Díaz Padrón 1965, p. 230)
  • Gent 1664 - 1669
    Van der Haeghen 1906
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Subjects
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.
genre, history (as a genre), portrait
Medium/technique
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-05-21; Last modified date: 2021-05-11

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