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Philips Wouwerman

Monogram
PHILSW
PHILS in elkaar
Permutation
HILPS
Qualifications
painter, draftsman
Nationality/school
North Netherlandish
Born
Haarlem 1619-05/1619-05-24
baptized on May 24, 1619 (Thieme/Becker)
Deceased
Haarlem 1668-05-19
buried in the Nieuwe Kerk on May 23, 1668
Family relationschips
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
son (and probably pupil of) Pauwels Joosten; brother of Jan and Pieter Wouwerman
See also
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Wouwerman painted the staffage in landscapes by a.o. Jacob van Ruisdael, Jan Wijnants and Cornelis Decker (Sutton e.a. 1987-1988, p. 438, 526).
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Biographical information
Period of activity
1639 - 1668
earliest signed and last known work (M. de Kinkelder)
Active in
  • Hamburg 1638 - 1639
    married with the catholic Annetje Pietersdr. van Broeckhof from Haarlem; worked in the studio of Evert Decker (Duparc 1993)
  • Haarlem 1640 - 1668
    returned to Haarlem in 1640 and became a member of the guild on September 4th (Duparc 1993)
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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.
genre, history (as a genre), italianate, landscape (as genre), equestrian painting, beach scene, winter landscape, portrait, marine (as genre), architecture (genre), peasant genre
Medium/technique
oil paint
Entered on: 1992-02-01; Modification on: 2017-03-31

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