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Paulus Potter

Dutch painter

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Famous for his naturalistic cabinet paintings of livestock and farm scenes; his best known work is the monumental painting "The Bull" of 1647.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500012008.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Paulus Potter:

Paulus Potter The Shepherd (Le Berger), 1644 Etching
Paulus Potter Le Cheval de la Frise, 1652 Etching
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