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Last NameSolis    
Given NameVirgil    
alt. NamesV. S. ; Virgilius Solis the elder / Vergilio Sole / וירגיל סולי ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1514 in Nuremberg / Nürnberg    
Year died1562    
Place of deathNuremberg / Nürnberg    
Father's occupationpainter    
Relatives    
Educationapprentice in Augsburg, perhaps also Zurich and Rome    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked fortechnical & medical compilator Walter Hermann Ryff (c. 1500-1548) ; Caius Plinius Secundes (ed. by Johannem Heyden (fl. 1560-1600) & Eifflender von Dhaun) ;    
Patronage    
Collaboratorswoodcutter ->Georg Pencz ; ->Peter Flötner ;    
Techniquesnatural, technical, medical, alchemical, and animal woodcutting / xylography    
Sample(s)www.symbolforschung.ch/files/images/Satyrus%20&%20viator%20small.preview.jpg & www.symbolforschung.ch/files/images/Ryff%20VITRUV.preview.jpg    
Archival sourceshttps://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virgil_Solis    
Published sourcesThB 37 1950 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78: # 3189 ;    
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