Abraham Willaerts

painter, draftsman
North Netherlandish
Utrecht 1603/1613
ca. 1603 (Grove Art Dictionary); ca. 1604 (Giltaij); ca. 1613 (Briels, Nelemans)
Utrecht 1669-10-18
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tweede zoon van Adam Willaerts, broer van Cornelis en Isaac
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  • Utrecht 1624
    ingeschreven als leerling in het Sint-Lucasgilde ; werkt in het atelier van Jan van Bijlert
  • Parijs 1628
    werkte in het atelier van Simon Vouet, na 1628
  • Utrecht 1635-09
  • Brazilië 1638-06 - 1644
    In the service of Prince Maurice of Nassau Siegen (Levin 1888)
  • Afrika 1638-06 - 1644
    In the service of Prince Maurice of Nassau Siegen (Levin 1888)
  • Amersfoort 1644
    verbleef in het gezelschap van Jacob van Campen
  • Rome 1659 - 1660
  • Utrecht 1661 - 1669
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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), marine (as genre), portrait, beach scene, architecture (genre)
oil paint
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Entered on: 1992-02-01; Modification on: 2018-03-13


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