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Bull, Joannes Petrus locked

  • Jeannine Lambrechts-Douillez

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(b Erckrath, Dusseldorf, April 1723; d Antwerp, March 9, 1804). Flemish harpsichord maker of German origin. His name is given in some sources as Pierre Bohll, faiseur de claversimbels and carpenter. He arrived in Antwerp in 1745, probably attracted by the fact that instrument makers, among them J.D. Dulcken, also originally German, had been given official encouragement there; according to Burney, Dulcken was Bull’s teacher. Bull’s name does not occur in the ledgers of the Guild of St Luke but it is known that he rented a house in ...

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