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Pieter de Hooch


Name
Pieter de Hooch
Life Dates
(1629- c.1683)
Country
Netherlands
Movement
Baroque Art

Pieter de Hooch Biography

Pieter de Hooch (also Hoogh, Hooghe) was born into the family of a bricklayer in Rotterdam in 1629. He received his early training under Nicolaes Berchem in Haarlem and experienced the influence of the Haarlem genre painters of Frans Hals’ circle.


Pieter de Hooch 16 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Pieter de Hooch Bibliography

Dutch Genre Painting. XVII century. by E. Fehner. Moscow. Izobrazitelnoe Iskusstvo. 1979.

Painting of Western Europe. XVII century. by E. Rotenberg. Moscow. Iskusstvo. 1989.

Painting of Europe. XIII-XX centuries. Encyclopedic Dictionary. Moscow. Iskusstvo. 1999.