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Last NameFabritius    
Given NameCarel    
alt. NamesC. F. ; Carel Pietersz Fabritius / Karel / Carolus Fabrice ;     
Marriage1: Aeltje Herrmensdr van Hasselt (16xx-1xxx) in 1641 ; 2: Agatha van Pruyssen (16xx-1xxx) in 1650    
Children2 children (both died in infancy)    
Year born1622 in Ghent (baptised in Middenbeemster)    
Year died1654    
Place of deathDelft, Netherlands    
Father's occupationpainter Pieter Carelsz. called Fabritius (1xxx-1xxx)    
Education1641-43 one of Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn's (1606-1669) pupils    
Country of ActivityNetherlands    
Worked forRembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606-1669) ;    
CollaboratorsSamuel van Hoogstraten (1xxx-1xxx) ; Matthias Spoor (1xxx-1xxx) (pupil) ;    
Techniqueszoological and ornithological painting    
Sample(s)http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Carel_Fabritius?uselang=de ;    
Archival sourcesRecueil. Collection Seymour de Ricci. Documentation sur Carel Fabritius ;    
Published sourcesAKL ; Chansigaud Histoire naturaliste 2009 ; C. Jackson: Great Bird Paintings I 1993: 82-3 ; Molhuysen & Blok: Nieuw Nederlandsch Biografisch Woordenboek (1974) ; C. F.: Das Werk ;    
otherC. F. lived the last 4 years of his life in Delfts; also known for portraits, religious, mythologic paintings.    

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