Esaias van de Velde (Biographical details)

Esaias van de Velde (printmaker; painter/draughtsman; Dutch; Male; 1587 - 1630)

Also known as

Velde, Esaias van de; van de Velde, Esaias

Biography

Painter, draughtsman, etcher and engraver. Active in Haarlem, where he became a member of the Guild in 1612, in the Hague from 1618 onwards. Pupil of his father Hans van Velde and possibly of Gillis van Coninxloo and David Vinckboons in Amsterdam. Jan van Goyen and possibly Pieter de Neyn were among his pupils in Haarlem. Pioneer of Dutch landscape painting.

Bibliography

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