Carel Pietersz Fabritius
(1622 - 1654)
Carel Pietersz Fabritius was active/lived in Netherlands. Carel Fabritius is known for painting, portraits and religious subjects.
Biography Carel Pietersz Fabritius
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Carel Pietersz. Fabritius (Dutch pronunciation: ['ka?r?l 'pit?rs fa?'britsij?s]; bapt. 27 February 1622 – 12 October 1654) was a Dutch painter. He was a pupil of Rembrandt and worked in his studio in Amsterdam. Fabritius, who was a member of the Delft School, developed his own artistic style and experimented with perspective and lighting. Among his works are A View of Delft (1652), The Goldfinch (1654), and The Sentry (1654).
Carel Pietersz. Fabritius was born in February 1622 in Middenbeemster, a village in the ten-year-old Beemster polder in the Dutch Republic, and was baptized on 27 February of that year. He was the son of Pieter Carelsz., a painter and schoolteacher, and he had two younger
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