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Leopold Wilhelm von Österreich

male / Austrian
art collector, collector of Dutch and Flemish painting, patron, stadholder
was stadholder of the Spanish Netherlands in 1647-1656
Wiener Neustadt 1614-01-05
according to Von Wurzbach: 6 January 1614
Vienna 1662-11-20
acording to Von Wurzbach he died in Strassburg
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youngest son of Emperor Ferdinand II and Maria Anna of Bavaria. Emperor Ferdinand III was his brother, Emperor Leopold his cousin
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  • Brussel 1647 - 1656-05
    He was nominated viceroy of the Spanish Netherlands in 1647. Due to constant quarreling with the Spanish he eventually quit and left frustrated for Vienna in May 1656.
  • Antwerpen
  • Wenen 1656 - 1662
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Creation date: 2011-08-03; Last modified date: 2022-04-07


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