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LUCAS VAN LEYDEN (1494 - 1533), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LUCAS VAN LEYDEN (1494 - 1533), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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Dutch, 16th century, male.

Born May or June 1494, in Leiden, in 1488 or 1489 according to some sources; died 1533, in Leiden.

Painter, engraver (copper/burin), draughtsman.

Leiden School.

[not available online] [not available online]According to Von Wurzbach, Lucas Van Leyden was the pupil first of his father the painter Huygh Jacobsz. and then of Cornelis Engelbrechtsz.. With his fellow pupil - Engelbrechtsz.'s eldest son,

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