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date: 22 October 2019

Clein [Cleyn], Francis [formerly Franz Klein]locked

(d. 1658)
  • Wendy Hefford


Clein [Cleyn], Francis [formerly Franz Klein] (d. 1658), painter and tapestry designer, was born at Rostock in Germany, possibly the son of a goldsmith, Hans Klein. Apart from date of birth and parentage, Clein's life up to 1642–3, when details seem to have been obtained from ...

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