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Last NameBening    
Given NameAlexander    
alt. NamesA. B. ; Beninc / Sanders Bening ;     
Marriage    
Childrenminiature painter -> Simon Bening (= Bennik)    
Year born1444 or 1445    
Year died1519    
Place of deathBruges ?     
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Educationtaught by his father    
Country of ActivityBelgium    
Worked forBook of hours of Joanna of Castile (c. 1500) (publ. 2005) ;    
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniqueszoological and topographic miniature painting    
Sample(s)http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/7/72/Breviarium_Grimani_-_August.jpg/220px-Breviarium_Grimani_-_August.jpg    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesNissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ; Giulio Bologna: Handschriften und Miniaturen. Das Buch vor Gutenberg (Munich 2000: 134-6) ;    
other    
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