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date: 07 July 2020

Gheeraerts, Marcus, the elderlocked

(b. c. 1520/21, d. in or after 1586)
  • Karen Hearn

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Gheeraerts, Marcus, the elder (b.c. 1520/21, d. in or after 1586), painter and etcher, was born in Bruges, Flanders, the son of Egbert Gheeraerts, painter, who joined the Guild of St Luke at Bruges in 1516, at which date he was apparently childless, and ...

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