Roelandt Savery

(1576 - 1639)
Roelandt Jacobsz. Savery was born in Kortrijk in Flanders in 1576. Because of religious riots, his family moved to Northern Netherlands when he was young.

According to Karel van Mander, he was taught by his brother Jacob, first in Haarlem in 1587 and then in Amsterdam when Jacob settled there in 1591.

Savery travelled to Prague in 1603/4, working...
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