South Netherlandish painter, draughtsman, engraver and publisher. He was the son of the sculptor Balten Janszoon de Costere (fl 1524). In 1550 he became a master in the Guild of St Luke in Antwerp and in 1569 its dean. Primarily on the authority of van Mander, Baltens was long considered to be an inferior imitator of ...
Jan Van der Stock
German, 17th century, male.
Active in Ulm and in Stuttgart between 1630 and 1660.
Engraver (burin), print publisher.
Mathäus Rembold engraved portraits and architectural plates. His prints are usually signed Math. Remb.
German publisher. Probably a physician by profession, he had a fairly comprehensive knowledge of the writings on architectural theory of the Renaissance, as far as they were available in print, and sought to make them accessible to German artists and craftsmen. In 1547 he published five plates and a page of text on the subject of the five orders with pictorial material by ...