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Frans Hals
Frans Hals Frans Hals

A master of loose brushwork

Frans Hals (Antwerp, 1582/1583 – Haarlem, 1666), together with Rembrandt and Vermeer, is one of the three greatest painters of the Dutch Golden Age. He mainly painted genre scenes and portraits, and is best known for his free, painterly brushstroke.

Frans Hals worked in Haarlem from 1603 until his death in 1666 and became a member of the Guild of Saint Luke in 1610. He would continue to paint until his eighties but started as a pupil in the studio of Karel van Mander. Once he became an accomplished painter, he took, among others, his younger brother Dirck Hals, Judith Leyster, Jan Miense Molenaer, Pieter Gerritsz van Roestraeten and Johannes Cornelisz Verspronck under his wing.

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Born

1582, Antwerp

Died

1666, Haarlem

Timeline

1582, Born

Portrait of a Man, possibly Willem van Warmondt

Portrait of Nicolaes van der Meer

Banquet of the Officers of the St George Civic Guard

The Traveller

Banquet of the Officers of the Calivermen Civic Guard

Banquet of the Officers of the St George Civic Guard

Portrait of Cornelia Vooght

Officers and Sergeants of the St George Civic Guard

Regents of St Elisabeth’s Hospital

Portrait of Jacobus Hendricksz Zaffius

Portrait of Theodorus Schrevelius

Regents of the Old Men’s Alms House

Regentesses of the Old Men’s Alms House

Meeting of the Officers and Sergeants of the Calivermen Civic Guard

Portrait of a lady with gloves

1666, Died

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