Three figures and donkeys on a farmyard


Private collection Speyart van Woerden, The Hague;
Private collection, The Netherlands


E.J. Sluijter, ‘Hendrik Willem Schweickhardt (1746-1797); een Haags schilder in de tweede helft van de achttiende eeuw’, Oud Holland 89 (1975), p. 140, image 41.

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Heinrich Wilhelm Schweickhardt

b. 03.04.1746
Hamm (Westfalen)

d. 08.07.1797

The German-born Heinrich Wilhelm (or Hendrik Willem) Schweickhardt is known as a printmaker, painter, draftsman, etcher and miniaturist. On April 3rd, 1746, he was born in Hamm in North Rhine-Westphalia. Archive documents reveal that he was living in The Hague by June 1774, where he was the pupil of Hieronymus Lapis (active 1758-1788). Later, he would become a teacher himself and guide  . . .
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