Maerten Jacobsz van Veen
|Also Known As:||"Marten van Heemskerck", "Martinus van Heemskerck", "Maarten van Heemskerk", "Maertÿnus van Heemskerck"|
|Birthplace:||Heemskerk, Heemskerk, North Holland, The Netherlands|
|Death:||Died in Haarlem, Haarlem, North Holland, The Netherlands|
|Place of Burial:||Haarlem, North Holland, Netherlands|
|Managed by:||George J. Homs|
About Maerten Jacobsz van Veen, gezegd van Heemskerck
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maarten_van_Heemskerck Maerten van Heemskerck or Marten Jacobsz Heemskerk van Veen (1 June 1498 – 1 October 1574) was a Dutch portrait and religious painter, who spent most of his career in Haarlem. He was a pupil of Jan van Scorel, and adopted his teacher's Italian-influenced style. He spent the years 1532–6 in Italy. He produced many designs for engravers, and is especially known for his depictions of the Wonders of the World.
Commemorative plaque in the "Christmas chapel" to Maarten van Heemskerk. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grote_Kerk,_Haarlem