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Maria van Oosterwijck

North Netherlandish
Nootdorp 1630-08-20
Houbraken 1719
Uitdam (Waterland) 1693-11-12
She died 12 November 1693 in the house of her sister's son Jacobus van Assendelft, whom she raised as her own child, as his parents died early (Houbraken 1719, p. 216).
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She was the daughter of Jacob van Oosterwijck (1597-1674) and Adriana Lambrechts van Linschoten (1600-1636). She never married.
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Period of activity
1667 - 1689
dated works from this period
Active in
  • Delft
  • Leiden 1660-05
    according to a document dated 2 May 1660, she left Leiden for Utrecht (oral communication of N. Janssen, 2008-02)
  • Utrecht (stad) 1660-05
  • Amsterdam 1666 - 1689
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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.
flower piece, fruit piece, vanitas (still life)
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-01-19; Last modified date: 2022-06-07


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