List of Artists → Paulus Moreelse
Dutch portrait painter. M. was taught painting in the studio of M. Miereveldt. Along with other Utrecht painters he went to Rome where he mainly studied the works of Caravaggio. Back in Utrecht he was among the founders of the St. Luke's guild. Mus.: St. Petersburg (Hermitage), Amsterdam (Rijksmus.), Madrid (Prado) a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit a. others.