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Last NamePiso    
Given NameWillem    
alt. NamesW. P. ; Wilhelm Pies / Guilielmus Piso / Guilherme Piso / Gulielmi Pisonis ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1611 in Amsterdam    
Year died1678    
Place of deathLeiden    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Educationmedicine in Caen 1633    
Country of ActivityBrazil    
Worked forNassau-Siegen ; Georg Marcgraf / George Marcgrave (1610-1648): Historia Naturalis Brasiliae ; Pies: De Indiae uriusque re Naturali et Medica (1648) ;    
PatronageBaron Johann Moritz von Nassau-Siegen ; Dutch West India Company ;    
Collaboratorsartist Albert Eckhout ; Frans Post ; Pieter Post ;    
Techniqueszoological, natural, and medical drawing    
Sample(s)https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Historia_Naturalis_Brasiliae_-_Guilherme_Piso_-_1648.jpg    
Archival sources Familienstiftung Pies-Archiv, Forschungszentrum Vorderhunsrück e.V.    
Published sourcesAKL ; Dance 1989 ; Eike Pies: W. P. 2004/10 ; Kury 2014: 30, 60, 66 & 214-5 ;    
otherExpedition physician to Brazil 1637-44. Further Places of Activity: the Netherlands and France.    
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