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Last NameSchongauer    
Given NameMartin    
alt. NamesM. S. ; Martin Schoen / "Hibsch Martin" / "Bel Martino" / "Bellendo Martino" / "Martino d'Anversa" ;     
Year born1445 / 1550 c. in Kolmar/Colmar, Alsace    
Year died1491    
Place of deathBreisach am Rhein, Baden Württemberg    
Father's occupationgoldsmith Caspar Schongauer from Augsburg, since 1445 citizen in Colmar    
Educationapprentice to engraver Caspar Isenmann and painter Hans Pleydenwurff, Nürnberg, University of Leipzig    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked for    
CollaboratorsPierre van der Borcht ;    
Techniquespainting, copperplate engraving, cross-hatching, watercolor, and drawing    
Sample(s)www.google.de/search?q=Martin+Schongauer ; www.flickriver.com/photos/tags/martinschongauer/interesting/    
Archival sourceswww.pinakothek.de/martin-schongauer    
Published sourcesADB 34 1892: 735-9 ; W. Blunt & S. Raphael: Illustr. Herbal 1979: 161 ; Ludwig Malerei 1998 ; Lack: Eden 2008:76 ; D'après nature: chefs-d'œuvre de l'art naturaliste en Alsace 1450-1800: S.->Grünewald, ->Baldung, -H. ->Walter, Strasbourg 1994 ; Pamela Smith: Body of the Artisan, 2004: 60ff. & 120f. ;    
otherFurther Places of Activity: France (mainly in Colmar, but also in Burgundy), Switzerland, and the Netherlands.    

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