Hieronymus Wierix

print artist, draftsman
South Netherlandish
Antwerp 1553
probably 1553, although he in October 1578 says that he is 24 years old, which suggests 1554 (lit. 1858)
Antwerp 1619-11/1619-11-21
buried on 21 November
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son of Antonie I; brother of Jan and Antonie II; his daughter Cecilia was a sister-in-law of J. B. Barbé (see there), who let her declare insane in 1635 in order to lay hands on her property.
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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.
landscape (as genre), Christian religious scene
Entered on: 1992-02-01; Modification on: 2017-04-16


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