Balthasar Flessiers I
Brussels? - The Hague before 1626
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Portrait of Eva Fliege,1614, probably by Balthasar Flessiers HS305
Painter, frame-maker, editor, art-dealer
made portraits, still-lives, landscapes et marime paintings.HS304
Balthasar is mentioned in the papers of the Guild of the town of Gent (Belgium) from 1575-1579.
He moved to The Hague where he rented a place at the 'Binnenhof' (Inner Court) to sell his works, from 1587.
Father of his sons/painters: Balthasar II, Benjamin, Tobias en Willem.
His daughter Janneke was the wife of Jan Porcellis
His daughter Judith married Hendrik van Anthonissen.
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