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Van Eyck

JAN VAN EYCK (1390-1441) Belgium The Man in a Red Turban: thought to be a self portrait. Isabella of Portugal Van Eyck is accredited with developing techniques with the recent innovation of oil paints. For most of his career he…

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Van Dyck

THE OLD MASTERS: DUTCH AND FLEMISH ARTISTS VAN DYCK ANTHONY van DYCK (1599, Antwerp – 1641, London) Van Dyck’s portraits, predominantly of the aristocracy during the time of Charles I, were defined by their elegance and colour and they were…

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Rembrandt

REMBRANDT (1606-1669) Leiden, Netherlands Man with the Golden Helmet IMPORTANT FACT: This familiar painting is now considered to NOT be by Rembrandt but by one of his contemporaries. Please check THE OLD MASTERS LINKS FOR DUTCH AND FLEMISH ARTISTS for…

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Frans Hals

FRANS HALS (Born in Belgium 1580 – 1666 died in the Netherlands) Self Portrait The Laughing Cavalier The magic of Hals’ portraiture is that he captures the character of his subjects. He is also noted for the intricate delicacy of…

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