Pieter Neefs (I)

painter, draftsman
South Netherlandish
Antwerp 1578/1590
c. 1578 (Van den Branden 1883; Jantzen 1979); c. 1590 (Maillet 2012)
Antwerp 1656/1661
Van den Branden 1883; Jantzen 1979
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father of Pieter Neefs II
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  • Antwerpen 1609 - 1656
    Neefs painted or drew German churches e.g. the chapel of the Electors in Dresden, Bonn and Münster, which suggest that he may have spent some time in Germany (Howarth 2009, p. 287, note 63).
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church interior, interiors, collection of paintings
oil paint
Entered on: 1992-02-01; Modification on: 2017-11-17


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