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Job Berckheyde

painter, draftsman
North Netherlandish
Haarlem 1630-01/1630-01-27
baptized 27 January 1630
Haarlem 1693-11/1693-11-23
buried 23 November 1693 in Haarlem; died in Amsterdam or in Haarlem (Van Thiel-Stroman 2006)
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elder brother of Gerrit Berckheyde
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Haarlem 1644
  • Amsterdam
  • Utrecht
  • Haarlem 1652 - 1654
    in 1652 member of a church in Haarlem; in 1654 member of th guild; mentioned in a Haarlem in 1654 (Van Thiel-Stroman 2006)
  • Duitsland 1656 - 1660
    traveled with his brother Gerrit in Germany in the second half of the 1650s; worked in Cologne, Mannheim, Bonn and Heidelberg (Van Thiel Stroman)
  • Keulen
  • Mannheim
  • Bonn
  • Heidelberg 1659 - 1660
    in the service of the Elector of the Palatinate
  • Haarlem 1660 - 1682
    c. 1660 (Willigen/Meijer 2003); 1666-1682 member of the society of rhetoricians 'De Wijngaardranken' (Van Thiel-Stroman 2006)
  • Amsterdam 1682 - 1688
    possibly until his death (Van Thiel-Stroman 2006)
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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.
cityscape, genre, italianate, landscape (as genre), winter landscape, portrait, interiors, fruit piece, Christian religious scene, history (as a genre)
painter of landscapes with archtecture and gnere scenes; a few still-lifes i a window (with possible vanitas connotations), one of which signed and dated 1685, in a Danish private collection; a large fruit still-life was auctioned in Rotterdam July 4th 1825 (Willigen/Meijer 2003, p. 35)
oil paint
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Entered on: 1993-11-11; Modification on: 2018-09-14


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