Karel van Mander, II

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Karel van Mander, II

Birthplace: Arrondissement of Kortrijk, Flemish Region, Belgium
Death: 1623 (42-44)
Delft, South Holland, The Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Son of Karel van Mander
Husband of Cornelia Rooswijck
Father of Karel van Mander, III; Jan van Mander; Cornelis van Mander; Kathalina van Mander; Rafael van Mander and 5 others

Occupation: Painter
Managed by: Øystein Sættem Middelthun
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About Karel van Mander, II

According to Houbraken he learned to paint from his father and became a good portrait painter. He moved to Copenhagen where he was court painter to the King. His portrait of Frederik III was honored with a poem by Joost van den Vondel.

According to the RKD he designed a series of tapestries for Christian IV of Denmark and lived for a period both in Copenhagen and Delft. He was the teacher of Joris van Lier and Karel van Mander III. - Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karel_van_Mander_the_Younger

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Karel van Mander, II's Timeline

Arrondissement of Kortrijk, Flemish Region, Belgium
March 29, 1609
Delft, South Holland, The Netherlands
May 2, 1610
October 3, 1611
October 24, 1612
December 1, 1613
March 8, 1615
Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark
June 8, 1617
January 14, 1619
May 14, 1620