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Dirck van Baburen



Baburen Dirck van

(c. 1590—1624).

Dutch painter, one of the principal members of the Utrecht school. For a short period he worked in Rome, where he was affected by the work of Caravaggio; he was one of the first to introduce Caravaggio's chiaroscuro technique into the Netherlands. Tenebrist.


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