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Serafijn (Seraphin François) Vermote was born in the Belgian
village of Moorsele on 24 April 1788. He received his training as an
artist at the Academies of Kortrijk and Brugge.
In 1816,he was commissioned by Charles Carton de Winzele to
decorate his castle 't Hooghe in Zillebeke. That year, he spent two
months in Paris, where he mostly copied paintings.