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Cornelis Hendriksz. Vroom

Qualifications
painter, draftsman
Nationality/school
North Netherlandish
Born
Haarlem/Danzig (hist.) 1590/1592
was appx. 58 years old on 21 February 1649 (Bredius); might have been born in Danzig and not in Haarlem (Van Thiel-Stroman, p. 328)
Deceased
Haarlem 1661-09/1661-09-16
buried on 16 Sept 1661
Family relationschips
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oldest son of Hendrik Vroom, oldest brother of Frederik and Jacob Vroom, father of Jacob Cornelisz. Vroom
See also
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painted landscapes of Paulus Bor, Jacob van Campen and Caesar van Everdingen
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Italië
    probably travelled to Italy in his youth (Keyes 1982, p. 121); faces in France that were attributed to him in the past are now attributed to his father Hendrick
  • Haarlem 1617 - 1630
    back in Haarlem in 1617(Keyes 1982, p. 121)
  • Londen (Engeland) 1628
    Wood 2000-2001, p. 107; according to Van Thiel/Stroman (p. 329) it is likely that he stayed in England from 1627 to 1628
  • Beverwijk 1630
    lived with his sister Cornelia (Van Thiel-Stroman p. 329)
  • Haarlem 1631 - 1661
    became a member of the guild in 1634 (Van Thiel-Stroman p. 331, n. 21); urgend to fulfill his member ship in 1635 but not a part of the guild anymore in 1644 (Van Thiel-Stroman p. 329)
  • Honselersdijk (Naaldwijk) 1638
    worked in in Paleis Honselaersdijk
born in
active in
died in
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.
landscape (as genre), marine (as genre), architecture (genre)
probably started as a marine painter, but concentrated on landscapes from the early 1620s on (Van Thiel-Stroman p. 329)
Medium/technique
oil paint
Member of
  • Sint-Lucasgilde (Haarlem)
    became a member of the guild in 1634 (Van Thiel-Stroman p. 331, n. 21); urgend to fulfill his member ship in 1635 but not a part of the guild anymore in 1644 (Van Thiel-Stroman p. 329)
Entered on: 1992-02-01; Modification on: 2017-04-11

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