Cornelis Gerritsz. Decker

painter, draftsman
North Netherlandish
Haarlem 1615
c. 1615: he married on 3 May 1637 (Van Thiel-Stroman 2006); Ecartico: c. 1618. According to Saur 2000: born c. 1620.
Haarlem 1678-03-23
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
possibly family of (older brother?) of David Decker (M. de Kinkelder)
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).
some landscapes by Decker have staffage by Lingelbach and Philips Wouwerman
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  • Haarlem 1637 - 1678
    from 1643 member listed in the guild; in 1646 (!) listed as 'disip' of Salomon van Ruysdael (Miedema 1980)
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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), river landscape, beach scene, winter landscape, architecture (genre), interiors
oil paint
Creation date: 1991-12-03; Last modified date: 2021-02-10


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