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Nationality/school
North Netherlandish, Danish
Born
Haarlem
possibly in Haarlem (Weilbach)
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  • Kopenhagen 1663 - 1672
    working for the Danish king in Rosenborg Castle, made the lacquer panels in the bedroom of former king Christian IV; in 1663 listed as marble works, in 1671 as lacquer worker (Boesen 1977)
  • Stockholm 1673 - 1676
    working in Stockholm, Karlsberg Castle, for Chancellor Magnus Gabrielsen de la Gardie (Boesen 1977)
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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)
Oriental landscapes and ships, based on prints in: J. Nieuhofs, Het gezantschap der Neêrlandtsche Oost-Indische Compagnie etc. Leiden 1665, Athanasius Kircher, China monumentis ...illustrata, Amsterdam 1667, a woodcut in a Chinese novel (Goesen 1977, fig. 8) and Japanese lacquer from the art room (Boesen 1977)
Medium/technique
oil paint
Creation date: 2002-10-31; Last modified date: 2020-07-06

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