Mainmenu
Monogram
KVM
K.VM
Qualifications
painter, court painter, engraver (printmaker), draftsman, art teacher, scenic painter, art collector, book collector, naturalia collector, museum curator
in 1647 he mentioned himself as: 'Serenessimae Regiae Majestatis Daniae Pictor en Sculptor'
Nationality/school
North Netherlandish, Danish
Born
Delft 1609-03-29
Ilsøe 1999
Deceased
Copenhagen 1670-03/1670-04-06
buried 6 April 1670 (Weilbach 1994-2000)
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
son of Karel van Mander II, grandson of Karel van Mander I, brother of Cornelis van Mander; married to Maria Fern; the couple had one son: Carel van Mander (d. 1669). Carel was married to Elizabeth Roemers or Römers. In 1668 they got a daughter, Anna Maria. In 1679 Elizabeth remarried to Abraham Wuchters.
See also
In this field, you will find references to names of groups or to the artists that made/make up groups. You may also come across references to other artists if there was/is question of collaboration without a joint name. This is the case, for instance, with artists who rendered parts of works by other artists (such as with P.P Rubens and J. Brueghel I).
This person/entity in other databases
Biographical information
Active in
  • Kopenhagen 1623
    arrived in Copenhagen with his mother Cornelia Rooswijck, after the death of his father
  • Delft 1623 - 1626
    probably went with mother back to Delft
  • Kopenhagen 1626 - 1635
    a drawing with the Drunkenness of Noah is dated 'in Coppenhagen 1627'; probably in Copenhagen with his family until 1635; in 1630 first commission from Christian IV; mentioned as painter and inhabitant of Copenhagen
  • Helsingør 1633
    travelled to Helsingør, with Remmert Pietersz and another painter, to control the work of Morten van Steenwinckel at Kronborg Castle
  • Skanderborg (Denemarken) 1633
    went to Skanderborg Castle, where he acquired the commission for the decors of a court ballet and a comedy for the marriage of the Prince Elect in 1634
  • Kopenhagen 1634 - 1636
  • Amsterdam 1636
    left Copenhagen in July 1636; in 1636 in Amsterdam, on his way to Italy, with a stipend of Christian IV (Jager 2021)
  • Italië 1638 - 1639
    c. 1638-1639 in Italy; a payment to his mother dated 18 July 1638 mentioned his temporary stay in Italy
  • Kopenhagen 1639 - 1670
    in June 1639 back in Copenhagen; in 1652 he bought a huge complex at present-day Østergade 15 from the daughter of Reinhold Thim;
born in
active in
died in
Subjects
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.
portrait, history (as a genre), religious scene, anatomical study
Medium/technique
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-01-17; Last modified date: 2022-04-07

Comments

No comments

My selections

My selections

Your current selection will be lost. Are you sure?