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Brouwer, Adriaen (Adriaen Brauwer)

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Born: 1606? AD
Died: 1638 AD.

Nationality: English
Categories: Painters

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1605 - Born in Oudenaarde.

1631 - He stayed in Haarlem and Amsterdam, when he moved back to Antwerp in the Spanish Netherlands.

1631 - He became a member of the Guild of St. Luke.

1632 - He became the rhetoricians's chamber De Violieren.

         - Tradition has it that Brouwer himself spent much time in the alehouses of Flanders and Holland.

1638 - Died at the early age of 32 in Antwerp, where he was first buried in a common grave, but, upon instigation of the members of the guild, was reburied on the 1st of February in the church of the Carmelites.




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