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Last NamePencz    
Given NameGeorg    
alt. NamesG. P. ; Pens / Penz / Jörg Pentz / Jorg Pens / Bentz / Ben/z / Benntz / Prenntz ;    
MarriageMargarete Prunner    
Children5 sons: Egidius, Gideon, Walter, Albertus, Longinus and 2 daughters: Rachel, Hester    
Year born1500c. in Westheim near Bad Windsheim, now Germany    
Year died1550    
Place of deathBreslau / Wroclaw, then Prussia, nowadays Poland    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Educationapprentice („Mahlknecht“) with ->Albrecht Dürer    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forWalter Hermann Ryff: Vitruvius Teutsch (Nuremberg 1548) ; Abhandlungen über die mathemischen Grundlagen der Architektur und mechnischen Künste (1547) ;    
Patronagesuccessor of ->Albrecht Dürer as city painter of Nürnberg / Nuremberg    
Collaboratorswoodengraver ->H. Brosamer, woodengraver P. Flötner & printer Johann Petreius in Nurmberg for Ryff 1547 & 1548 ;    
Techniquesarchitectural, physical, and technical woodcutting    
Sample(s)www.dhm.de/datenbank/dhm.php?seite=5&fld_0=RA001234    
Archival sourceshttps://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georg_Pencz    
Published sourcesADB 25 1887: 353–5 ; NDB 20 2001: 173-5 ; ThB ;    
otherGerman painter, draftsman, and woodcutter, active in Nuremberg.    
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