Frederik Bouttats the Elder (Biographical details)

Frederik Bouttats the Elder (printmaker; painter/draughtsman; Flemish; Male; 1590 - 1661)

Also known as

Bouttats, Frederik; Bouttats the Elder, Frederik

Biography

Painter and engraver. Father of four daughters and twenty sons, of which twelve became printmakers as well (e.g. Frederik the Younger, Gaspar, Jacob and Filibert Bouttats). From 1612 active in Antwerp.