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Last NameBreu    
Given NameJörg    
alt. NamesJ. B. ; Breu the Elder / Jörg Preu / Prew / Breü ;    
Marriage    
Children->Jörg Breu the Younger    
Year born1475 ca. in Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany    
Year died1537    
Place of deathAugsburg, Bavaria, Germany    
Father's occupationweaver    
RelativesKlaus Breu (brother)    
Educationtaughy by Ulrich I Apt    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forduke Wilhelm IV ; E. Ratdolt: Missale Constantiense (1504) ; H. Otmar: Fortunatus (1509) ; L. Vartoman: Die Ritterlich und lobwirdig rayß ... ; A. Alciatus: Emblematum liber (1531) ;     
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniquesanimal drawing, painting, and xylography    
Sample(s)    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesAKL 14 1996: 165 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ;    
otherFurther Places of Activity: Italy and Austria.    
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