Portrait o Hieronymus Bosch, c. 1550,
(attr. Jacques Le Boucq)
|Native name||Jheronimus Bosch|
|Born||Jheronimus van Aken
's-Hertogenbosch, Duchy o Brabant, Burgundian Netherlands
|Died||Buried on 9 August 1516
's-Hertogenbosch, Duchy o Brabant, Habsburg Netherlands
|Notable wirk(s)||The Gairden o Yirdly Delichts
The Temptation o St. Anthony
|Muivement||Early Netherlandish Renaissance|
Hieronymus Bosch (Dutch: [ɦijeːˈroːnimɵz ˈbɔs]; born Jheronimus van Aken [jeːˈroːnimɵs fɑn ˈaːkə(n)]; c. 1450 – 9 August 1516) wis a Dutch/Netherlandish draughtsman an penter frae Brabant. He is widely conseedert ane o the maist notable representatives o Early Netherlandish pentin schiol. His wark is kent for its fantastic eemagery, detailed laundscapes, an illustrations o releegious concepts an narratives. Within his lifetime his wark wis collectit in the Netherlands, Austrick, an Spain, an widely copied, especially his macabre an nichtmarish depictions o hell.
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- In isolation, Hieronymus is pronoonced [ɦijeːˈroːnimɵs].
- Dijck (2000): pp. 43–44. His birth is undocumentit. Houever, the Dutch historian G.C.M. van Dijck pynts oot that the vast majority o contemporary airchival entries state his name as bein Jheronimus van Aken. Variants on his name are Jeronimus van Aken (Dijck (2000): pp. 173, 186), Jheronimus anthonissen van aken (Marijnissen (): p. 12), Jeronimus Van aeken (Marijnissen (): p. 13), Joen (Dijck (2000): pp. 170–171, 174–177), an Jeroen (Dijck (2000): pp. 170, 174).
- In isolation, van is pronoonced [vɑn].
- Catherine B. Scallen, The Art of the Northern Renaissance (Chantilly: The Teaching Company, 2007) Lecture 26