Jacob Cornelisz Van Oostsanen

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Style: Northern Renaissance

Place: Oostzaan

Born: 1470

Death: 1533

Nationality: Netherlands


Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen (before 1470, Oostzaan, North Holland - 1533) was a Northern Netherlandish designer of woodcuts and painter. He was one of the first important artists working in Amsterdam, at a time when it was a flourishing provincial town. Little is known about Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen's life. Historians rely mostly on the biog...