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Cornelis Biltius

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painter
Nationality/school
North Netherlandish, German
Born
The Hague 1653-11/1653-11-12
baptized 12 November 1653 (Renckens 1953)
Deceased
1686/1699
in or after 1686, probably in Germany (Willigen/Meijer 2003)
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son of Jacob Biltius and Adriana Proot van der Jeucht, brother of Bartholomeus Biltius (1668-1687)
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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.
still life, game piece (still life), animal painting (genre), trompe-l'oeil (still life)
a hunting still-life in Ghent and Cologne; trompe-l'oeils a.o. in Würzburg from 1682, in Bonn from 1684, in Nuremberg from 1686 (Willigen/Meijer 2003, p. 38)
Medium/technique
oil paint
Creation date: 1991-11-21; Last modified date: 2020-10-28

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