//Jacopo de' Barbari//
- Known as: Venetian painter and engraver
- Born: c.1440
- Also known as: Jakob Walch, Jacob the Foreigner
- Date of death: c.1515
From 1500, Jacopo de'Barbari worked in Germany and the Netherlands.
Albrecht Durer was influenced by him, and he by Durer, no more telling than in his engravings.
De la eccelentia de la pictura, the strange letter he wrote to the Elector of Saxony, was written around 1501.
He painted the first still-life, the Dead Bird, in 1504.
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- Philadelphia (Johnson)
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