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Last NameHondecoeter    
Given NameMelchior    
alt. NamesM. d. H. ; de Hondecoeter ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1636 in Utrecht    
Year died1695    
Place of deathAmsterdam    
Father's occupationDutch landscape and animalier painter Gijsbert d'Hondecoeter (1604-1653)    
RelativesGillis Claesz. de Hondecoeter / d'Hondecoeter (c. 1575 / 1580-1638) (grandfather) ; Jan Baptist Weenix (uncle)    
Education    
Country of ActivityNetherlands    
Worked forbird album: Vogel Boeck ;    
PatronageStadhouder Willem V ;    
CollaboratorsAgricola & Diets ; Bronckhorst ; Dietzsch ; Heenck ; Hensbroeck ; Henning ; Holsteyn ; Kray ; van Loo ; Oberma ; Saftleven ; van Vees ; Withoos ; A. Schouman ; painter Willem Hendrik Wilhelmus van Royen (1672-1742) (pupil) ; painter an Weenix or Joannis Wenix (1640 / 1649-1719) (pupil) ;    
Techniquesanimal and ornithological drawing, painting, and etching ; still life    
Sample(s)https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melchior_d%27Hondecoeter#/media/File:De_menagerie,_Melchior_d%27_Hondecoeter,_ca._1690_-_Rijksmuseum.jpg ;    
Archival sourcesInstitut Néerlandais Paris, Fondation Custodia. British Museum ; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melchior_d%27Hondecoeter ;    
Published sourcesAKL ; ThB 17 1924 ; Pinault 1991: 163, 165, 196 & 201 ;    
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