Willem Backereel

painter, draftsman
South Netherlandish
Antwerp 1570
Saur 1992.
Rome 1626-08-10
Saur 1992. Thieme/Becker 1908 mentions 1615, which most probably concerns another person of the same name (Von Wurzbach 1906).
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this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
elder brother of Gillis Backereel
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Active in
  • Antwerpen 1605
    master in the Guild of St. Luke in Antwerp in 1605 (Rombouts/Van Lerius 1872/1961); left for Italy (soon?) after 1605
  • Rome 1623 - 1626
    Noack 1927
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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), cityscape, architecture (genre)
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-02-07; Last modified date: 2022-04-07


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