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Joseph Heintz The Elder

 (1564 - 1609)
Joseph Heintz The Elder was active/lived in Switzerland.  Joseph Heintz The Elder is known for Figure painting.

Biography   Joseph Heintz The Elder


With Bartholomäus Spranger and Hans von Aachen, Joseph Heintz was one of the three great figure painters active at the Court of the Emperor Rudolf II in Prague.  Like the others, Heintz's formation as an artist is due to his Italian experience.  He was in Rome from circa 1584 before going via Florence to Venice in 1587.

While the artistic traditions of these cities and the antiquities he studied in Rome are apparent in his own style, he must have spent time in Parma, because the paintings of Correggio and Parmiganino exerted a powerful influence on his subsequent work, one which would be clear enough even if we were not aware of his copies after the latter.  Rudolf II summoned Heintz to Pr   ...  Displaying 750 of 1683 characters.

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