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Linking cultural industries in the early modern Low Countries, ca. 1475 - ca. 1725

Georg Gsell, alias: Georg Xsell

Gender:male
Born:Sankt Gallen 1673-01-28
Died:Sint Petersburg 1740-11-22
Father:unknown
Mother:unknown

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Attributes

Date startDate end Category Attribute Value
0000-00-00 0000-00-00Religion DenominationReformed
0000-00-00 0000-00-00Subject of painting Genregenrestukken
0000-00-00 0000-00-00Subject of painting Historiehistoriestukken
0000-00-00 0000-00-00Subject of painting Stillevenvruchtenstillevens

Relations

Date startDate end Relation Modifier
Education and training
1690-00-00 1695-00-00pupil of Antoon Schoonjans, alias: Antoni Schoonjanscertain
Marriage
1715-06-05 1715-06-05divorced from Anna Israels Houtmans

References

External biographical records

Primary sources

  1. Stadsarchief Amsterdam, Amsterdam: DTB-registers (toegangsnummer 5001), 49: 73, 69: 66, 69: 108, 70: 7, 109: 633, 709: 43 & 1070: 133vo.

Secondary sources

  1. Groenendijk, Pieter, Beknopt biografisch lexicon van Zuid- en Noord-Nederlandse schilders, graveurs, glasschilders, tapijtwevers et cetera van ca. 1350 tot ca. 1720, Leiden: Primavera (2008).
  2. Molhuysen, P.C., Blok, P.J., Knappert, L. & Kossmann, F.K.H. (eds.) Nieuw Nederlandsch biografisch woordenboek (10 vols.), Leiden: A.W. Sijthoff (1911-1937), volume 9: 308-309.
  3. Scheltema, P., 'Namen der schilders, die in de eerste helft der achttiende eeuw te Amsterdam poorters zijn geweest', in: Scheltema, P., Aemstel’s oudheid of gedenkwaardigheden van Amsterdam V, Amsterdam: Scheltema (1863), pp. 65-83, 71.
  4. Thieme, Ulrich & Becker, Felix, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart, Band 15, Leipzig: Engelmann (1922).
  5. Van der Willigen, Adriaan & Meijer, Fred G., A dictionary of Dutch and Flemish still-life painters working in oils, 1525-1725, Leiden: Primavera Press (2003).