Home     Browse DSI     Advanced Search     About the Database     Contributors/Sources     Websites     Submit a new Entry  

Quick Search:

Details of this illustrator << Previous   Next >>

Last NameHogenberg    
Given NameFrans / Franz    
alt. NamesF. H. ; Frans / Franz / Franciscus Hoogenbergh ;    
Marriage    
Childrenengraver and publisher ->Abraham Hogenberg (1608-1653)     
Year born1535 in Mecheln    
Year died1590    
Place of deathCologne    
Father's occupation    
RelativesJohann [Hans] Hogenberg (c. 1550-1xxx; fl. 1594-1614): see www.answers.com/topic/hogenberg-1 ;     
Education    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forcartographer Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598): 363 copper-plates in the first 4 vols of Civitates Orbis Terrarum.Eigentliche verzeichnus, dieses im Jahr sechzehnhundertachtzehn erscheinenden Cometen (1618) ; Itinerarium orbis christiani Wegweiser des ganzen Christenthumbs (Cologne 1579-80) ;    
Patronagecf. also http://de.academic.ru/dic.nsf/dewiki/461970    
Collaboratorsdraughtsman ->J. v. Deventer ;canonist, author, and publisher Georg Braun (1541-1622): Civitates Orbis Terrarum (1572) ; draughtsman and artist ->Jovis Hoefnagel (1542-1600) ; ->Jacob Hoefnagel ; Georg I. Braun: Beschreibung und Contrafactur der vornembsten Stät der Welt ;    
Techniquesastronomical, cartographical, geographical, and topographical drawing and engraving ; handcoloring    
Sample(s)http://library.sc.edu/spcoll/mexico/images/hogengberg2.jpg ; www.raremaps.com/gallery/detail/23021?view=print ; www.zeno.org/Kunstwerke/A/Hogenberg     
Archival sourceshttp://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/braun1582ga ; http://digital.ub.uni-duesseldorf.de/urn/urn:nbn:de:hbz:061:1-88645 ;     
Published sourcesADB 6 1880: 650-2 ; NDB 9 1972: 472f. ; J. Harwood: To the Ends of the Earth (2006, no 54) ; C. J. Schüler: Die kartographierte Stadt (Paris 2011: 49, 60-67 & 72-93) ; Grees 2002: 16f. ;    
otherWell-known for his town views. Var. eds. of Civitates Orbis Terrarum: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frans_Hogenberg, see http://www.geography.wisc.edu/histcart/windowsontheworld2000/frm_hogen.htm ; http://www.europeana.eu/portal/record/03486/urn_resolver_pl_urn_urn_nbn_de_bvb_12_bsb00016475_3.html.    
viaf1100197099    
viaf2    
viaf3    





© GNT, Universität Stuttgart 2011-16. All rights reserved.