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Dirk Vellert and Workshop (Dirk Jacobsz Vellert or Dirk van Staren, or Master of the Star)

Dirk Vellert and Workshop

Renaissance Early Netherlandish glass painter and printmaker
(1480-1485 - 1547, Antwerp, Belgium)

Dirk (or Dierick) Jacobsz. Vellert (c. 1480-after 1547) was a leading glass designer and painter in Antwerp; in addition he was active as a printmaker. Vellert was visited several times by the great German printmaker Albrecht Durer during Durer's stay in Antwerp in 1520/21.

1 objects

Three Designs for Stained Glass Windows

ca. 1538
pen and brown ink, grey wash over black chalk, (traces of red chalk) on paper
Bequest of the Honorable James Bowdoin III