Cornelis Massijs (Biographical details)

Cornelis Massijs (printmaker; painter/draughtsman; Flemish; Male; c.1510 - 1556/7)

Also known as

Matsys, Cornelis; Metsys, Cornelis; Massijs, Cornelis

Biography

Flemish painter and engraver, born in Antwerp. Son of Quinten and brother of Jan Massijs (q.v.). Took up engraving c.1537. Banished from Antwerp in 1544 with his brother.

Bibliography

Hollstein (Cornelis Massys)