Paul Vredeman de Vries

painter, draftsman
Antwerp 1567
Amsterdam 1616-09-05/1617-03-03
before 3 March 1617, when his wife was mentioned as a widow (Briels 1997)
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son of Hans Vredeman de Vries and Sara van Elsmaer; posted banns on Mayken Godelet on 27 April 1601 in Amsterdam, 34 years old (De Vries 1886)
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assisted his father during large commissions
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Danzig (hist.) 1592 - 1595
    until 1595/96 (Vermet 1995, p. 110; Vermet 1996, p. 32): assisted
  • Praag 1596 - 1599
    completed a ceiling decoration assignment for the Emperor in 1599
  • Amsterdam 1599 - 1617
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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.
architecture (genre), church interior
oil paint
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Prague School
Son of Hans Vredeman de Vries
Creation date: 1992-02-01; Last modified date: 2021-05-03


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