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Hendrik van Steenwijck (I)

Monogram
HVS
Qualifications
painter, court painter
Nationality/school
South Netherlandish, German
Born
Kampen (Overijssel) 1550
c. 1550, probably in Kampen
Deceased
Frankfurt am Main 1603-05/1603-06-01
buried 1 June 1603
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
married to Helena Heilwich van Valckenborch, daughter of Martin Valckenborch I, in Aix-la-Chapelle / Aachen in 1573 (Zülch 1932, p. 224; Tröscher 1953-1954, vol.2, p. 2); father of Hendrik van Steenwijck II
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Antwerpen
    Left for Aachen for religious reasons (van der Linden 2015)
  • Aken 1570 - 1576
    c. 1570-1576 (Tröscher 1953-1954, vol. 2, p. 2)
  • Stolberg 1573
    married here
  • Aken
  • Antwerpen 1577 - 1586
    returned when the religious situation became (temporarily) better (van der Linden 2015); master in the Guild of St. Luke, Antwerp in 1577 (Rombouts/Van Lerius 1872/1961)
  • Frankfurt am Main 1586 - 1590
    recorded as burgher of the city 7 June 1586 ('Henrich Steinweg von Kempen, maler von Antwerpen', Howarth 2009, p. 5)
  • Karlsruhe 1590 - 1591
  • Stuttgart
    Howarth 2009, p. 5
  • Praag
    probably also worked for Rudolf II in Prague (Gerson 1942/1983, p. 281; Howarth 2009, p. 5 and note 46)
  • Frankfurt am Main 1591 - 1603
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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.
architecture (genre)
Medium/technique
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-01-26; Last modified date: 2021-05-23

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