Bartholomeus Spranger (Biographical details)

Bartholomeus Spranger (painter/draughtsman; Dutch; Male; 1546 - 1611)

Also known as

Spranger, Bartholomeus

Biography

Mannerist painter and (occasional) etcher. Pupil of Jan Mandyn, Frans Mostaert and Cornelis van Dalem. He was in Paris in 1564, Milan and Parma between 1564 and 1565 and in Rome in 1566. In 1570 he was painter in the service of Pius V, in 1575 in Vienna at the court of Maximilian II and in 1581 painter at the court of Rudolph II in Prague.

Bibliography

Hollstein (D+F) 6 nos
No catalogue of prints after