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Caspar Netscher

(1639-1684), Dutch artist

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist associated with 9 portraits
Gaspar Netschar was a Dutch portrait and genre painter. He began his training under a local artist named Hendrick Coster, and in 1654 became a student of Ter Borch in Deventer. He was Ter Borch's most gifted pupil, probably worked as an assistant as well and he appears several times as a model on Ter Borch's paintings. Netschar moved to The Hague in 1662, where he established himself as a successful portrait painter, being patronised by, among others, William III.

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Caspar Netscher, by Wallerant Vaillant, after  Caspar Netscher - NPG D19716

Caspar Netscher

by Wallerant Vaillant, after Caspar Netscher
mezzotint, circa 1650-1675
NPG D19716

Caspar Netscher, by Wallerant Vaillant, after  Caspar Netscher - NPG D16716

Caspar Netscher

by Wallerant Vaillant, after Caspar Netscher
mezzotint, circa 1650-1675
NPG D16716


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