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Karel van Mander

Birthplace: Meulebeke, Flemish Region, Belgium
Death: Died in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Nederland
Immediate Family:

Son of Cornelis van Mander and Johanna van der Beke
Father of Karel van Mander, II
Brother of Adam van Mander and Cornelis van Mander

Managed by: Øystein Sættem Middelthun
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About Karel van Mander

Karel van Mander (May 1548 – 2 September 1606) was a Flemish-born Dutch painter and poet, who is mainly remembered as a biographer of Netherlandish artists in his Schilder-boeck. As an artist he played an important role in Northern Mannerism in the Netherlands. - Wikipedia -

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Karel van Mander's Timeline

May 1548
Meulebeke, Flemish Region, Belgium
Age 30
Arrondissement of Kortrijk, Flemish Region, Belgium
September 11, 1606
Age 58
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Nederland