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Qualifications
sculptor, draftsman, court sculptor
It seems, that prince Eugene of Savoy wanted to make him Imperial sculptor in The Netherlands. This did not happen, as Eugene didn't go to Brussels as governor as first planned after all (Braubach 1963).
Nationality/school
South Netherlandish
Born
Geraardsbergen 1644-05-23
Saur 2009 (23 May, not 22 May)
Deceased
1730-06-20
died at Schloss Ehrenstein (between Kerkrade and Aachen)
See also
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Active in
  • Antwerpen 1658 - 1659
    apprentice of Artus Quellinus in 1658-59 (Duverger 1997, p. 493 no 3038, dated 25 May 1674)
  • Den Haag 1662 - 1664
  • Parijs
  • Brussel 1673 - 1695
    In 1673 admitted to the Métier des Quatre-Couronnés (Rombouts/Van Lerius 1872/1961). In the city archives of Brussels there is document used to justify the acquisition of the citizenship rights of the city of Antwerp including a (auto) biography of Gabriël Grupello. Cited in Kultermann 1968
  • Düsseldorf 1695 - 1716
  • Brussel 1716 - 1725
  • Kerkrade 1725 - 1730
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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.
allegory, Christian religious scene, figure, mythology, nude figure, animal painting (genre), portrait
Creation date: 1991-12-15; Last modified date: 2021-08-13

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