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Last NameHolanda    
Given NameFrancisco    
alt. NamesF. H. ; Francisco d'Ollanda / Franzisco Hollanda ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1517 in Lisbon, Portugal    
Year died1584 or 1585    
Place of death    
Father's occupation->António d'Holanda, royal illuminator.    
Relatives    
Educationstudied in Italy 1538-1547; career as an illuminator, following in the footsteps of his father, António d'Holanda, royal illuminator.    
Country of ActivityPortugal    
Worked forDe aetatibus mundi imagine (1543-73) ; Do tirar polo natural (1549) ; Da fábrica que falece à cidade de Lisboa (Lisbon 1571) ;    
Patronagecommissions from the Cardinal-Archbishop of Évora, and of the Portuguese kings, John III (1521-1557) and Sebastian (1568-1578).    
Collaborators    
Techniquesarchitectural, historical, topographical, and technical drawing and painting ; portraiture and miniature    
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francisco_de_Holanda#mediaviewer/File:Ponte_de_Sacav%C3%A9m_%28Francisco_de_Holanda%29.jpg    
Archival sourcessee further links and oeuvres in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francisco_de_Holanda    
Published sources    
otherPortuguese humanist and painter, also active as essayist, architect, and historian.    
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