Paulus Pontius (Biographical details)

Paulus Pontius (printmaker; Flemish; Male; 1603 - 1658)

Also known as

Pontius, Paulus; Pont, Paulus du

Biography

Engraver. Pupil of Lucas Vorsterman the elder; worked in Antwerp with Rubens and van Dyck. Succeeded Vorsterman in Rubens' studio in 1624.

Bibliography

Hollstein (157 nos)
Carl Depauw & Ger Luijten, 'Anthony van Dyck as printmaker', 1999, pp.381-3 (documents)