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Qualifications
sculptor, court sculptor
Born
Erquinghem-Lys 1599/1601
ca. 1600; according to Saur: Arquinghem (historical name of Erquinghem-Lys) near Armentier (Hainault); according to Bénézit: Hennegan (Hainault)
Deceased
London (England) 1661
De Bie 1661-1662
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Active in
  • Rome 1620 - 1630
    trained here from c. 1620 to c. 1630; possibly pupil of François Duquesnoy; became in 1622 member of the fraternity San Giuliano dei Fiamminghi
  • Londen (Engeland) 1636 - 1641
    went to England at the invitation of the Earl of Arundel (Bencard 1994); worked for Charles I
  • Den Haag 1641 - 1642
    member of the guild in 1646-1647; worked for the stadholder's court
  • Italië 1642 - 1643
    probably was in Italy again in 1643
  • Kopenhagen 1643 - 1644
    was paid by Christian IV to travel from Italy to Denmark; sold some works to the Prince Elect Christian (Bencard 1994)
  • Den Haag 1644 - 1647
    was paid in 1647 in The Hague by a representant of the Danish king for several works of art that he had started on but that he had not finished (Bencard 1994)
  • Berlijn 1648 - 1655
    worked at the court of Friedrich Wilhelm von Brandenburg in 1648; settled in Berlin in 1650
  • Brussel 1656 - 1660
    worked for Archduke Leopold Wilhelm
  • Londen (Engeland) 1660 - 1661
    traveled to London, probably with Charles II
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Subjects
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portrait
Medium/technique
marble
Creation date: 2000-03-28; Last modified date: 2022-09-05

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