Abraham Govaerts

painter, draftsman
South Netherlandish
Antwerp 1589/1589-08-30
op 30 augustus 1589 gedoopt (Willigen/Meijer 2003, p. 94)
Antwerp 1626-09-09
Willigen/Meijer 2003, p. 94; zijn echtgenote overleed op 13 september 1626
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Gehuwd met Isabella Gielis (+13.9.1626), met wie hij twee dochters had (Isabella en Suzanna)
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deze schilderden vaak de stoffage in zijn landschappen, vooral Frans Francken II . Voor Ambrosius Francken: cf. E. Duverger, Antwerpse Kunstinventarissen, dl. 3 (1987), p. 164; H. Jordaens III: idem, p. 165
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  • Antwerpen 1607 - 1626
    in 1607 lid van het Antwerpse St. Lucasgilde; in 1623 deken van het gilde
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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.
forest landscape, architecture (genre), flower piece
oil paint
Entered on: 1991-12-15; Modification on: 2017-03-31


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