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Thomas Howard (2nd Earl of Arundel)

male / English
noble, art collector, patron, politician
Together with his wife, he collected Greek and Roman sculpture, and paintings and drawings from the Renaissance and Baroque periods; they were also maecenases to several artists, such as Anthony van Dyck and Peter Paul Rubens; the collection was sold at auction on October 26th, 1684 (Lugt no. 7).
Family relationschips
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Husband of Lady Alethea Talbot (1585-1654), who lived in exile in Utrecht since 1641; she died in Amsterdam (Dudok van Heel 1991).
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).
acquired many works of art through the art dealer Nijs, who was located in Venice
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Biographical information
Period of activity
1600 - 1646
c. 1600-1646
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Entered on: 2010-12-20; Modification on: 2018-07-02


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