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 Rachel Ruysch  (1664 - 1750)

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Lived/Active: Netherlands      Known for: floral still life paintings

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Birth
1664 (The Hague)
 
Death
1750

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Netherlands

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Rachel Ruysch was born in 1664 in The Hague. Ruysch's father was a renowned anatomist who, in 1666, took up a professorship in Amsterdam. He had a celebrated collection of rarities there, and published extensively about it. Ruysch's mother was a daughter of the architect Pieter Post (who built Huis ten Bosch, the residence of the present Queen of the Netherlands). In 1679, Ruysch became a pupil of Willem van Aelst. In 1693, she married the portrait painter Juriaen Pool (1666-174 5), a union that (showing 500 of 1661 characters).



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