- Also known as
primary name: Breenbergh, Bartholomeus
Bentnaam: Het Fret (Weasel)
other name: Breemberg, Bartholomeus
other name: Breemberg, Bartolome
other name: Breenberch, Bartholomeus
other name: Breenberg, Bartholomeus
other name: Breenborch, Bartholomeus
- individual; painter/draughtsman; printmaker; Dutch; Italian; Male
- Life dates
- Painter, draughtsman and etcher; active there and in Rome and Amsterdam.
1598 born in Deventer; lived in Amsterdam; 1619-1629 in Rome; 1630 back in Amsterdam; pupil of Paul Bril (q.v.); 1633 married Rebecca Schellingwou; 1659 died in Amsterdam. 150 paintings, 200 drawings, 33 etchings.
- Saur 14, pp.65-66; Hollstein III, pp.207-216; Bartsch IV, pp.157-181; Weigel, pp.176-181; Wurzbach I, p.178.
Peter Schatborn, 'Drawn to Warmth, 17th-century Dutch artists in Italy', Amsterdam, 2001, pp.66-73.