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South Netherlandish
Born
Antwerp 1591-09/1591-09-07
28/2-1/3 1653 mentioned as 'oudt ontrent de sestich jaeren'; was baptized 7 September 1591 (Stoesser 2018, p. 40)
Deceased
Antwerp 1661-10-25
Visscher 1851
Family relationschips
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
son of Hans de Wael, elder brother of Cornelis de Wael, father of Jan Baptist de Wael
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).
Lucas de Wael painted landscapes, in which Jan Breughel II painted figures (Stoesser 2018, p. 42).
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Active in
  • Antwerpen 1610
  • Genua 1619 - 1625
    first documented in Genua in 1619; frequently hosted travelling Flemish artists (Stoesser 2018, p. 40)
  • Rome 1625 - 1627
    Probably, he and his brother did not become 'Bentvueghels' (Stoesser 2018, p. 41)
  • Antwerpen 1627 - 1661
    went back to Antwerp to paint and deal in art; lived with his father at Lombaerdenvest, later in St. Antoniusstraat and Steenhouwersvest (Stoesser 2018, p. 42)
  • Genua 1648
    made a trip to Genua (Stoesser 2018, p. 44)
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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), marine (as genre), architecture (genre)
Medium/technique
oil paint
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Broer van Cornelis, vader van Anton en Jan Baptist de Wael
Entered on: 1992-02-01; Modification on: 2018-12-06

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