School of Art

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School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Aert van der Neer

Born: 1603/4, Netherlands, Amsterdam   Died: 1677, Amsterdam

Painter. First worked as a steward for the lords of Arkel near Gorinchem.He started painting as an amateur, circa 1630, specialising in nocturnes and winter scenes. He opened a wine shop in Amsterdam in 1658 but was declared bankrupt in 1662. Two of his sons became artists, Eglon (1634-1703) and Jan (1638-1665)

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Canal Scene by Moonlight PR229 Prints