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Qualifications
diplomat, musician, amateur draftsman, poet, composer, art scholar, art collector, patron
advisor of the Van Oranje family
Nationality/school
North Netherlandish
Born
The Hague 1596-09-04
Deceased
The Hague 1687-03-28
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
son of Christiaan (medailleur), father of Christiaan and Constantijn II
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).
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Den Haag 1616 - 1687
    c. 1616-1687
  • Leiden 1616-05-20
    left for Leiden with his brother Maurits to study at the University (Unger 1885)
  • Londen (Engeland) 1618-06-07 - 1618-11-02
    trip to England (Unger 1885)
  • Venetië 1620-04-25 - 1620-08-07
    as secretary to ambassador Van Aerssen (Unger 1885)
  • Engeland 1621-01-23 - 1621-04-30
    Constantijn left for England as secretary to the Embassador (Unger 1885, p. 4 & 10)
  • Engeland 1621-12-05 - 1623-02-13
    Unger 1885, p. 10
  • Engeland 1624-02-26
  • Den Haag 1624-02-07
    present at his father's death on 7 February (Unger 1885, p. 10)
  • Waalwijk 1625-06-14
    (Unger 1885, p. 10)
  • Delft 1625-09-16
    present at the funeral of Prince Maurits
  • Vlaanderen (regio) 1625-10-21 - 1625-11-09
    (Unger 1885, p. 11)
  • Gelderland (prov.) 1626-09 - 1627
    together with the army and prince Frederic Henry, mainly in Gelderland, with occasional trips to Utrecht, Amsterdam and The Hague (Unger 1885, p. 12)
  • Den Haag 1628-03-10 - 1628-03-17
    present at the birth of his first son Constantijn, who was christened on 17 March (Unger 1885, p. 12)
  • Voorburg 1639 - 1687
    In 1639 he bought the land on which he was going to build the country seat Hofwijck.
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Creation date: 1994-11-15; Last modified date: 2021-08-19

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