Willem Jacobsz. Delff

print artist, draftsman, painter
North Netherlandish
Delft 1580-09-15
Delft 1638-04-11
Houbraken 1718; buried on 14 April 1638 in the New Church (Nieuwe Kerk)
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Son and (possibly) apprentice of Jacob Willemsz. Delff I (1540-1601). Brother of Rochus Jacobsz. Delff (1572-1617) an Cornelis Jacobsz. Delff (1571- 1643). He married Geertrui Michielsdr. van Miereveld (1594-1639) on 14 January 1618. Son-in-law of Michiel van Miereveld (1567-1641). Father of Jacob Willemsz. Delff II (1619-1661).
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engraved portraits of his father-in-law (Houbraken 1718)
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  • Delft 1600 - 1638
    c. 1600; became a member of the Delft Guild before 1613
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oil paint
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Creation date: 1992-02-07; Last modified date: 2022-04-07


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