Nicolaes Visscher I (Biographical details)

Nicolaes Visscher I (publisher/printer; painter/draughtsman; Dutch; Male; 1618 - 1679)

Also known as

Visscher I, Nicolaes; Visscher, Nicolaas; Visscher, Claes Claesz

Biography

Son and pupil of Claes Jansz. and continued his publishing empire. Member of the Guild of booksellers in Amsterdam from 1664. Father of Claes Claesz. Visscher II [Nicolaes II]. Received a general privilege of the States General in 1677.

Bibliography

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