Pieter Cornelisz. van Rijck

painter, fresco painter, draftsman
North Netherlandish, Italian
Delft 1567/1568
ca. 1567-1568
Italy 1635-02-17/1640
died after 17 februari 1635 in Italy (Meijer 1999, p. 137)
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son of the Haarlem brewer Cornelis van Rijck, brother of the Delft brewer Adriaen and a cousin of the Haarlem still life painter Floris van Dyck
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Active in
  • Delft
  • Rome
    travelled to Italy with his master Huybrecht Jacobsz. Grimani. Before going to Venice, he must have been in Rome and Prague (Meijer 1999, p. 137). The landscape in the Trinity chapel in the Gesù was painted by a certain Petro Fiammingo, who was possibly identical to Pieter Cornelisz. de Rijck (Meijer 1999, p. 137).
  • Praag
    according to an inscription of a drawing in Budapest (Meijer 1999, p. 138-139)
  • Venetië 1588 - 1602
    stayed several years in Venice
  • Haarlem 1602 - 1605
  • Italië 1605-05 - 1635
    left for Italy some time after September 1, 1605
  • Napels 1632 - 1637
    uncertain (Meijer 1999, p. 137 and 149)
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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.
portrait, kitchen piece (still life), market still life
oil paint
Entered on: 1992-01-25; Modification on: 2018-11-15


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