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Qualifications
painter, draftsman, print artist, inventor, fortress engineer, mathematician, court artist
developed a method of printing color copper engravings from a single plate
Nationality/school
North Netherlandish
Born
Nijmegen 1648-05/1648-05-23
baptized 23 May 1648
Deceased
1709
c. 1709
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
son of William Taylor/Willem Teyler (died 1668) and Anna van Haeff
See also
In this field, you will find references to names of groups or to the artists that made/make up groups. You may also come across references to other artists if there was/is question of collaboration without a joint name. This is the case, for instance, with artists who rendered parts of works by other artists (such as with P.P Rubens and J. Brueghel I).
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Leiden 1668 - 1670
    studied here
  • Nijmegen 1670 - 1676
  • Berlijn 1676 - 1678
    in the service of the Elector
  • Szczecin 1677
    joined the conquest of Stettin
  • Berlijn
  • Rügen (eiland) 1678
    joined the conquest of Rügen
  • Berlijn 1678
    mathematics teacher of the sons of the Elector in 1678
  • Nijmegen 1678 - 1679
    Saur 2020
  • Rome 1679 - 1682
    c.
  • Konstantinopel 1683
    wrote from Constantinopel to the Elector
  • Berlijn 1683
    Saur 2020
  • Nijmegen 1683
    With Jan van Call, and possibly with Johannes van den Aveele and Martinus Berkeboom, he started a studio here for colored engravings and printed wall hangings in 1683.
  • Amsterdam 1690
    With Jan van Call, and possibly with Johannes van den Aveele and Martinus Berkeboom, he had a studio here for colored engravings and printed wall hangings in 1690.
  • Rijswijk (Zuid-Holland) 1692 - 1697
    With Jan van Call, and possibly with Johannes van den Aveele and Martinus Berkeboom, he had a studio here for colored engravings and printed wall hangings in 1692-1697.
  • Namen 1695
    in Brandenburg service as general quartermaster at the siege of Namur (Saur 2020)
  • Berlijn 1697 - 1701
    According to Houbraken he went to Berlin in together with Jacob de Heusch. In 1698 he had his studios auctioned in Rotterdam, apparently to continue his carreer in Brandenburg-Preussen (Sar 2020).
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Subjects
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.
landscape (as genre)
Medium/technique
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-01-26; Last modified date: 2020-07-19

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