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Vredeman de Vries, Hans, 1527-approximately 1604

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    • De Vries, Hans Vredeman, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Frisius, Johannes Vredmannus, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman de Vries, Hans, 1527-ca. 1604
    • Vredemann de Vries, Hans, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vries, Hans Vredeman de, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vries, Jan Vredeman de, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman de Vries, Jan, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredmannus Frisius, Iohannes, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman Frison, Ioan, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Frison, Ioan Vredeman, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman Vriese, Ioan, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vriese, Ioan Vredeman, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman Frison, Iean, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman Frison, Jean, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Frison, Iean Vredeman, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Frison, Jean Vredeman, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman Frisn, Iean, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Frisn, Iean Vredeman, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman Frisius, Ioannes, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman, Hans, de Vries, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman, Ioan, Frison, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredeman, Jean, Frison, 1527-approximately 1604
    • Vredmann, Johannes, Frisius, 1527-approximately 1604
    • I. V. V. (Ioan Vredeman Vriese), 1527-approximately 1604
    • V. V., I. (Ioan Vredeman Vriese), 1527-approximately 1604
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1527Nieuwe Winkler Prins encyclopedie, 1977
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        (edtf) 1526Vredeman de Vries, Hans. Hortorum viridariorumque elegantes & multiplices formae, 1980: jacket
    • Birth Date

        (edtf) [1525,1526]RKD artists&, 8 December 2016
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1604~Nieuwe Winkler Prins encyclopedie, 1977
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1606~Vredeman de Vries, Hans. Hortorum viridariorumque elegantes & multiplices formae, 1980: jacket
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1609RKD artists&, 8 December 2016
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Leeuwarden (Netherlands)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Netherlands
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        (naf) Antwerp (Belgium)
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        (naf) Amsterdam (Netherlands)
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        (naf) Danzig (Germany)
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        (naf) Prague (Czech Republic)
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        (naf) Hamburg (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Mechelen (Belgium)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Hamburg (Germany)RKD artists&, 8 December 2016
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Vredeman de Vries, Hans, 1527-ca. 1604
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    • found: His Hortorum viridariorumque elegantes & multiplices formae, c1980:t.p. (Iohanne Vredmanno Frisio) jkt. (Hans Vredeman de Vries (1526-ca. 1606))
    • found: NUC pre-56(Vries, Jan Vredeman de, b. 1527)
    • found: Nieuwe Winkler Prins encyclopedie, 1977(Vredeman de Vries, Hans, 1527-ca. 1604)
    • found: Sala Czerwona ratusza gdańskiego, 1986:p. 71 (Hansa Vredemanna de Vries)
    • found: Vredeman de Vries, Hans. Perspective, c'est a dire, Le tresrenommé art du poinct oculaire d'vne veuë dedans où travers regardante, estant sur vne muraille vnie, sur vn tableau, ou sur dela toile, 1604-1605:part 1, title page (Ioan Vredeman Frison) part 1, page 3 (Ioan Vredeman Vriese, aetat. 77; I.V.V.; Iean Vredeman Frison; in Ballade, verse 1, first letter of each line: Iean Vredeman Frisn) part 2, title page (Iean Vredeman Frison)
    • found: Vredeman de Vries, Hans. Perspective, 1968:title page (Jan Vredeman de Vries) added title page (reproduction of title page of 1604 Latin expression: auctore Ioanne Vredeman Frisio) Introduction to the Dover edition (Jan (or Hans, as he is often called) Vredeman de Vries; Vredeman; very little known about; born in 1527 in Leeuwaarden, in Dutch Friesland; trained as a painter, architect; for a while, he lived in Antwerp, then worked in Germany as an architect, tried to form a painters' guild in Danzig, later at court of Emperor Rudolph II in Prague, and finally returned to Holland, where he lived with his painter-son Paul; date of death uncertain, probably around 1604; his importance rests on his numerous engravings: architectural invention and architectural representation; produced publication after publication on architectural topics, including works on the orders of architecture, garden design, and perspective)
    • found: RKD artists& (Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie name database), 8 December 2016(Hans Vredeman de Vries; name variations: Vredeman de Vries, Jan, Vries, Hans Vredeman de, Vries, Jan Vredeman de; male; qualifications: painter, draftsman, print artist, city master builder, fortress engineer, art theorist, planner, cabinetmaker; in 1592-1593, city architect of Danzig; nationality: North Netherlandish, South Netherlandish; born: Leeuwarden 1525/1526; age mentioned as 34 in a deed from 1560; deceased Hamburg 1609 (Borggrefe/Fusenig/Uppenkamp 2002, p. 29); active in, among other places: Antwerpen, Mechelen, Amsterdam, Den Haag, Wolfenbüttel, Danzig, Hamburg, Praag; worked with Gillis Mostaert; father of Paul Vredeman de Vries (1567-before 1636), who helped him with large commissions, for instance in Danzig; father of Salomon Vredeman de Vries (1556-1604); related subjects: architecture, church interior)
    • found: Hans Vredeman de Vries and the Artes mechanicae revisited, 2005:page vii (Vredeman de Vries) page 15 (Vredeman)
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    • 1986-03-10: new
    • 2017-05-27: revised
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