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Pieter (The Elder) Neeffs

 (1578 - 1661)
Pieter (The Elder) Neeffs was active/lived in Belgium, Flemish.  Pieter Neeffs is known for architectural interior painting, drawing.

Pieter (The Elder) Neeffs

Pieter Neeffs was a painter and draughtsman and one of a Flemish family of artists. The family specialized in paintings of architectural interiors. Their most frequent subject was the interior of Antwerp Cathedral; the details of sculpture, altars and paintings vary in accuracy, and sometimes the subject seems to be very freely interpreted. The Neefs also liked to depict the effects of artificial illumination in crypt-like spaces (in the manner of Hendrick van Steenwijck the younger).

It has been suggested that Pieter was born just after his elder brothers, who were born in 1576 and 1577 in Antwerp, where the family lived. Pieter was probab  ...  Displaying 750 of 1934 characters.

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About  Pieter (The Elder) Neeffs

Born:  1578 - Antwerp, Belgium
Died:   1661 - Antwerp, Belgium
Known for:  architectural interior painting, drawing