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Linking cultural industries in the early modern Low Countries, ca. 1475 - ca. 1725

Michel le Blon, alias: Michiel

Gender:male
Born:Frankfurt am Main 1587-07-09
Died:Amsterdam buried on
Father:Christiaan le Blon, alias: Chrétien le Blon (ca. 1570 - ca. 1650)
Mother:Ursula Sandrart (? - 1600)

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Attributes

Date startDate end Category Attribute Value
0000-00-00 0000-00-00Subject of painting Ornamentgrotesken
0000-00-00 0000-00-00Subject of painting Ornamentornamenten
0000-00-00 0000-00-00Subject of painting Ornamentstads- en familiewapens

Relations

Date startDate end Relation Modifier
Artistic
1644-00-00 1644-00-00portrayed by Anthony van Dyck, alias: Anthonie of Anthonis van Dijck
Education and training
0000-00-00 0000-00-00pupil of Johan Theodoor de Bry, alias: Jancertain
Friendship
0000-00-00 0000-00-00contributed to the album amicorum from Gerard Thibault

References

External biographical records

Primary sources

  1. Stadsarchief Amsterdam, Amsterdam: DTB-registers (toegangsnummer 5001), 763: 38.

Secondary sources

  1. De Vries Azn., A.D., 'Biografische aanteekeningen, betreffende voornamelijk Amsterdamsche schilders, plaatsnijders, enz. en hunne verwanten', Oud-Holland 4 (1886), pp. 71-80, 135-144, 215-224, 295-304, 303.
  2. De la Fontaine Verwey, H., 'Michel le Blon, graveur, kunsthandelaar, diplomaat', Jaarboek Amstelodamum 61 (1969), pp. 103-125. <URL: http://www.amstelodamum.nl/site/download.php?id=NTBhbGl0dGxlc2FsdA==>.
  3. Groenendijk, Pieter, Beknopt biografisch lexicon van Zuid- en Noord-Nederlandse schilders, graveurs, glasschilders, tapijtwevers et cetera van ca. 1350 tot ca. 1720, Leiden: Primavera (2008).
  4. Keblusek, Marika, 'The business of news: Michel le Blon and the transmission of political information to Sweden in the 1630s', Scandinavian Journal of History 28; 3-4 (2003), pp. 205-213.
  5. Lilien, Otto M., Jacob Christoph Le Blon, 1667-1741: inventor of three- and four colour printing, [Bibliothek des Buchwesens 9], Stuttgart: Hiersemann (1985).
  6. Meißner, Günter, Allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon: die bildenden Künstler aller Zeiten und Völker, Teil 11, München-Leipzig: Saur (1995).
  7. Turner, Jane (ed.) The dictionary of art (34 vols.), London: Macmillan; New York: Grove (1996).