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Spanish
Born
Valladolid 1527-05-21
Deceased
San Lorenzo de El Escorial (Madrid) 1598-09-13
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  • Valladolid 1527-05-21 - 1548-10
    beginning of the first trip to the Low Countries
  • Genua 1548
  • Brennerpas 1548
  • Innsbruck 1549-02
  • München 1549
  • Augsburg 1549
  • Brussel 1549-04 - 1550
    met his father Charles V and his aunts Mary of Hungary and Eleanor, queen of France (Buchanan 1999, p. 131); saw many Netherlandish paintings and the latest productions of Flemish weavers; bought tapestries by Jan van de Walle and Hector Vueyns (Buchanan 1999, p. 133)
  • Valladolid 1550 - 1555
  • Brussel 1555-08 - 1559
    attended the abdication of Chares V in October; commissioned tapestries to Willem de Pannemaker, Frans Geubels, Jan Gheteels, André Matens and others (Buchanan 1999, p. 136-146)
  • Madrid (Spanje) 1559
    official residency after becoming king of Spain on 16 January 1556
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Entered on: 2011-07-25; Modification on: 2018-08-07

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