Reference Entry

MATHAM, Jacob (1571 - 1631), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MATHAM, Jacob (1571 - 1631), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


Dutch, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born 15 October 1571, in Haarlem; died 20 January 1631, in Haarlem.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. Portraits, genre scenes, still-lifes.

Haarlem School.

[not available online]Jacob Matham was a pupil of his father-in-law Hendrick Goltzius. He went to Italy with Fraut Badens and worked for a long time in Rome. In 1600 he was a member of the guild

Reference Entry.  496 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.