Jacopo de' Barbari

(Active 1500 - c. 1516)
Jacopo de' Barbari, or Jacob Walch, is an artist of obscure origins, referred to as Venetian, but whether by birth or adoption is unknown. He was known for his prints, including his famous woodcut, the 'Bird's-eye View of Venice' of 1500. His works include one of the earliest known trompe-l'œil still lifes.

He was born about 1450 and may have been...
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