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Antonius van Obbergen

Qualifications
architect, fortress engineer
Nationality/school
South Netherlandish, Polish
Born
Mechelen 1543
Deceased
Gdańsk 1611-08-03
before 3rd of Aug., 1611 in Danzig
Biographical information
Active in
  • Mechelen 1558 - 1562
    education with bricklayer master Janssens
  • Antwerpen 1567 - 1571
    worked on the fortifications of Antwerp
  • Küstrin (Niederschlesien) 1574
    possibly travelled to Küstrin to study fortifications some time between 1574 and the mid 1570s
  • Dresden 1574
    possibly travelled to Dresden to study fortifications some time between 1574 and the mid 1570s
  • Wrocław 1574
    possibly travelled to Breslau to study fortifications some time between 1574 and the mid 1570s
  • Ulm 1574
    possibly travelled to Ulm to study fortifications some time between 1574 and the mid 1570s
  • Helsingør 1577 - 1585
    main architect of Castle Kronborg; worked for Frederick II of Denmark
  • Gdańsk 1586 - 1611
    stopped working for Frederick II of Denmark in 1586; worked on the fortifications of the city
  • Gniezno 1594
    worked on the fortification of the castle of the bishops of Gniezno
  • Elbląg (Polen) 1595
    worked on the fortification of the city
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External links
Wikipedia Nederlands
Entered on: 2012-10-22; Modification on: 2018-05-11

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