Quentin Massys

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Style: Northern Renaissance;

Place: Leuven

Born: 1466

Death: 1530

Nationality: Belgium

Biography:

Quentin Massys (Dutch: Quinten Matsijs) (1466–1530) was a Belgian painter in the Flemish tradition and a founder of the Antwerp school. He was born at Leuven, where legend states he was trained as an ironsmith before becoming a painter. Matsys was active in Antwerp for over 20 years, creating numerous works with religious roots and satirical tenden...

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