Master Francke (Frater Francke) - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Master Francke (Frater Francke)

Place: Zutphen

Born: 1380

Death: 1440

Nationality: Netherlands


Master Francke, or Meister Francke, Frater Francke, respectively German for "Master Francke" and Latin for "Brother Francke", was a North German Gothic painter and Dominican friar, born ca. 1380 in the Lower Rhine region or possibly Zutphen in the Netherlands, who died ca. 1440, probably in Hamburg, where he was based at the end of his known career...