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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1640, in Amsterdam.

Draughtsman, engraver (burin).

Adam van Zylvelt produced clever imitations of the works of Jan Visscher. He also executed a series of seascapes after Johannes Lingelbach, and engraved portraits.

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American, 20th – 21st century, female.

Active in Providence (Rhode Island) and Amsterdam.

Born 1951, in Boston (Massachusetts).

Sculptor, glassmaker.

Toots Zynsky, who was awarded a BFA by the Rhode Island School of Design in 1973, was among the original group of artists who founded the Pilchuck Glass School in Seattle. She has used almost every glassmaking technology in her work at some time. To create the distinctive sculptural glass vessels for which she is internationally acclaimed, however, she developed a technique known as ...

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Active in Haarlem in 1634.

Painter.

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Born 7 April 1887, in Reconvilier.

Sculptor.

He studied under Heinrich Wadere in Munich and went on to teach in Biel.

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Swiss, 17th century, male.

Active in Bern.

Glass painter.

Zysset worked for the church of Kirchdorf, near Bern, around 1680.

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Born 1889, in Chaux-de-Fonnier.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits, landscapes.

Philippe Aurèle Zysset taught at the art college in Geneva and was himself a painter of portraits, landscapes of the Jura, and religious allegories ( Faith, Hope and Charity). His technique developed from Post-Impressionist Naturalism to a more expressive fantasy-like approach....

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Polish, 20th century, male.

Active in Great Britain (c. 1945-1970), thereafter in Italy.

Born 29 August 1905, in Lida (now Belarus); died 17 September 1995, in Castagneto Carducci, Italy.

Painter. Figures, landscapes.

Aleksander Zyw studied at the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts from 1926 to 1932...