Pieter Steenwijck

painter, draftsman
North Netherlandish
Delft 1615
c. 1615
after 1656; in 1656 he was still alive, as he painted a Vanitas still-life (Museum Leiden) dated 1656; no mention after this date
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son of Evert Harmansz. van Steenwijck and Annetgen Pietersdr. Bailly, brother of Harmen and Jacob van Steenwijck; nephew of David Bailly
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  • Leiden 1633
    c. 1633 in Leiden as apprentice with David Bailly
  • Delft 1642
  • Leiden 1644
    member of the painter´s guild
  • Den Haag 1652 - 1654
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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.
genre, interiors, still life, portrait, farm still life, vanitas
A self-portrait while painting a still/life in the museum Ypern (Thieme/Becker vol. 31 [1937], p. 523); a little still-life with a farm-yard, signed and dated 1644, was in an auction at Lempertz's on 11 December 1989 (Willigen/Meijer 2003, p. 190)
oil paint
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