Bartholomaeus Spranger - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Bartholomaeus Spranger

Place: Antwerp

Born: 1546

Death: 1611

Nationality: Belgium


Bartholomeus (Bartholomaeus) Spranger (21 March 1546 – August 1611) was a Flemish Northern Mannerist painter, draughtsman, and etcher. He was born in Antwerp in the Habsburg Netherlands (strictly in the Duchy of Brabant). He is mentioned in Karel van Mander's Schilderboeck. In 1565, after completing his training with Cornelis van Dalem, Jan Mandijn...