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Last NameWithoos    
Given NameAlida °    
alt. NamesA. W. ;    
Marriagepainter Amdries Cornelisz van Dalen    
Children    
Year born1661/2 c. in Amersfoort    
Year died1730    
Place of deathWestkerk, Amsterdam    
Father's occupationpainter Matthias Withoos (1627-1703)    
Relativespainter siblings: Pieter (1654-93), Johannes (1648-85), Frans (1657-1705), & Maria (fl.:1651-1700)    
Educationstill-lifes and botanical illustration from father    
Country of ActivityNetherlands    
Worked forJan Commelin (1626-1692) ; bird album: Vogel Boeck; Agnes Block (1629-1704); Jan Moninckx: Atlas 1686-1709    
PatronageStadhouder Willem V; Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam    
CollaboratorsMoninckx, Diets, Bronckhorst, Heenck, Hensbroeck, Henning, Holsteyn, Hondecoeter, Kray, van Loo, Oberma, Saftleven, van Vees, Schouman    
Techniquesbotanical, entomological, herpetological, and natural drawing, watercolor, and painting ; hand-coloring    
Sample(s)    
Archival sourcesInstitut Néerlandais Paris, Fondation Custodia. Wageningen University Library; Natural History Museum London    
Published sourcesNissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 ; AKL ; Sawyer 1971: 201 ; Pinault 1991: 201 & 212 ;     
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