Augustin Hirschvogel

(c. 1503—1553)

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(c. 1503–53).

German etcher, cartographer, and mathematician from Nuremberg. Trained as a glass painter in his father's workshop, he turned to etching after Nuremberg accepted the Reformation (1525), since the ...

Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design — Renaissance Art.

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