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Quinten Massijs (I)

painter, draftsman, medalist
South Netherlandish
Leuven 1465/1466
between 4 April and 10 September 1466 (Silver 1984, p. 2); 1465 or 1466 (Campbell 2014, p. 430); on 10 September 1494 Massijs stated that he was 28 years old
Antwerp 1530-07-13/1530-09-16
between 13 July 1530 and 16 September 1530
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this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
father of Jan and Cornelis Massijs, grandfather of Quinten Massijs II
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  • Leuven 1486
  • Antwerpen 1491 - 1530
    master in the Guild of St. Luke, Antwerp in 1491. // On 31 March 1520 (NS) he became, together with Karel Aerts and Jan Buyst, one of the legal guardian of Brigitte and Anna Patiniers (Rombouts/Van Lerius 1872/1961, vol. 1, p. 83 note 2)
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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.
Christian religious scene, portrait, genre
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-01-18; Last modified date: 2021-05-17


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