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WITTE, Emanuel de
Church Interior (mk08)

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WITTE, Emanuel de Church Interior (mk08)
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WITTE, Emanuel de

Dutch Baroque Era Painter, ca.1617-1691 Dutch painter. He was one of the last and, with Pieter Saenredam, one of the most accomplished 17th-century artists who specialized in representing church interiors. He trained with Evert van Aelst (1602-57) in Delft and in 1636 joined the Guild of St Luke at Alkmaar, but he was recorded in Rotterdam in the summers of 1639 and 1640. In October 1641 his daughter was baptized in Delft, where he entered the Guild of St Luke in June 1642 and lived for a decade, moving to Amsterdam c. 1652. He began his long career as an unpromising figure painter, as can be seen in the Vertumnus and Pomona (1644) and two small pendant portraits (1648; all Rotterdam, Mus. Boymans-van Beuningen). Jupiter and Mercury in the House of Philemon and Baucis (1647) and a Rembrandtesque Holy Family   Related Paintings of WITTE, Emanuel de :. | interior of a church | Interior of the Portuguese Synagogue in Amsterdam | The Courtyard of the Old Exchange in Amsterdam | Interior of a Church | Interior of a Church |
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