KICK, Simon
(b. 1603, Delft, d. 1652, Amsterdam)

Biography

Dutch painter. Born in Delft, he went to Amsterdam before 1624. Unknown whether he was artistically trained in early Delft years, as he is not mentioned in the Guild list. His subject matter is often 'kortegaarde' (corps de garde military scenes). He moved in artistic circles with Jacob Duck, Pieter Codde and Willem Duyster.