Maerten van Heemskerck
Dutch , June 1, 1498 - October 1, 1574
Maerten van Heemskerck
Dutch , June 1, 1498 - October 1, 1574
Collected by a major museum
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Maarten van Heemskerck was a draftsman, painter, and engraver who worked in and helped popularize …

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Maarten van Heemskerck was a draftsman, painter, and engraver who worked in and helped popularize the Italianate style among Dutch artists. Heemskerck was first exposed to the Italianate style through Jan van Scorel, and decided to further his artistic training by studying on his own in Rome. While in Italy, he made …

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