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Rogier Le Witer

Positions Held

Great almoner of the City of Antwerp, 162354
Church warden of the Cathedral of Our Lady, Antwerp, 1655


Like his father, Rogier was probably a silk merchant, as he was a member of the merchant's guild in 1636. He was clearly quite wealthy as he made a loan to the City of Antwerp in 1639. His will is dated 13 September 1635.

Place of burial: Cathedral of Our Lady, Antwerp


1. J. Bikker, J. P. Filedt Kok, M. van de Laar, W. de Ridder. Drie portretten van Antwerpse burgers geschilderd door Jacob Jordaens. Bulletin van het Rijksmuseum. 2003, Vol. 51, No. 3, pp. 234-273

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