Nicolaes van Geelkercken

print artist, cartographer
from 1628 assistent of the 'ordinaris landmeter van het Vorstendom Gelre en het Graafschap Zutphen', whom he succeded in 1630; after his death his function went to his son Isaac (Donkersloot-de Vrij 2003)
North Netherlandish, German
Scherpenseel (Übach-Palenberg) 1585-10/1586-10
1585/1586-10 (Saur 2006)
Arnhem 1656-09/1656-09-25
buried 25 September 1656 (Saur 2006)
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brother of Arnold van Geelkercken I, father of the surveyers Arnold II, Isaac en Jacob van Geelkercken
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Keulen 1600 - 1601
    studied at the University of Cologne (Saur 2006)
  • Bologna 1602
    Saur 2006
  • Amsterdam 1603 - 1610
    active as an engraver (Saur 2006)
  • Leiden 1612
    Saur 2006
  • Amsterdam 1612 - 1616
    Saur 2006
  • Leiden 1616 - 1628
    Saur 2006
  • Italië 1617
    c. 1617 (Saur 2006)
  • Arnhem 1629 - 1656
    Saur 2006
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
allegory, Christian religious scene, portrait
national map
Entered on: 1997-02-21; Modification on: 2019-01-29


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