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Last NameWyngaerde    
Given NameAnthonis van den    
alt. NamesA. v. d. W. ; Anton / Antony / Antoon van den Wijngaerde/ Antonio de las Viñas ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1525 c. in Antwerpen    
Year died1571    
Place of deathMadrid    
Father's occupationAnton van den Wyngaerde, registered in 1510 in the painter's guild of Antwerp    
Relatives    
EducationTrained in the Antwerp school & by his father; his views were based on close observations from nature.    
Country of ActivitySpain    
Worked forView of London (c. 1550) ;    
PatronageKing Philipp II. of Spain ;    
Collaborators    
Techniquespanoramic sketches, copper engravings & paintings of towns in the southern Netherlands, northern France, England, Italy & Spain.     
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anton_van_den_Wyngaerde    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesRichard L. Kagan: Spanish Cities of the Golden Age. Views of A. V. d. W., (Berkeley 1989) ; Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann: Master drawings. The Spanish views of A. v. d. W. (1969) ; C. J. Schüler: Die kartographierte Stadt (Paris 2011: 22-23) ; Antoon v. d. W. ; pintor de ciutats i de fets d'armes a l'Europa del cinc-c ;    
otherFurther Places of Activity: United Kingdom (1543-1550 active in London where he made a large panorama of London, 1554-1557 active in England), France (1557-58), Italy, and the Netherlands.    
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