Hendrik van Minderhout

painter, draftsman
Rotterdam 1630/1632-01
ca. 1630-1632; Weale: 1632 'after his own notes'
Antwerp 1696-07-22
he was buried in the Church of the Dominicans (Weale 1861)
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son of the innkeeper Jan Heindricksz van Minderhout (died after 1662) and Lijsbet Claesdr.; married to Marguerite van den Broucke, on 3 February 1664 in the church St. Salvator in Bruges; they had no children; second marriage on 29 August 1673 in Antwerp Cathedral (South-side) with Anne-Victoire Claus. They had five children: 1. Marie Florence (16 June 1674), 2. Antoine (26 September 16775), 3. Agnes (20 September 1677) , 4. Guillaume Augustin (29 August 1680) and 5. Marie-Anne (baptized 3 December 1682) (Weale 1861, p. 83)
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Active in
  • Brugge 1652
  • Italië 1653
    possibly in Italy during this period (not documented)
  • Brugge 1662 - 1672
    admitted as free-master in the Guild on 26 february 1662; according to his own notes he left Bruges on 28 February 1672 (Weale 1861)
  • Antwerpen 1672 - 1696
    got permission to paint in Antwerp without joining the Guild (see Duverger 1984-2004)
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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.
harbor view, marine (as genre), cityscape, landscape (as genre), architecture (genre)
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-02-01; Last modified date: 2021-08-15


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