Roelant Savery
(Dutch, 1576 - 1639)
This person is associated with: Dutch Golden Age

Dutch painter born in Flanders whose parents sought shelter in the Dutch Republic during the war against Spain. In Amsterdam, then Utrecht, Savary was known for his luxurious still lifes and landscapes with many animals, including dodos, the famous extinct bird. He is best known for his association with the city of Prague, where he worked from 1603 to 1613 for Rudolph II of the Hapsburgs.

Contributors:   Josselin, kohn1fox
Name:Roelant Savery
Dates:1576 - 1639
Nationality:Dutch
Sex:Male
This artist has 26 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection5 artworks
Centraal Museum - Utrecht(Netherlands - Utrecht)3 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - University of Cambridge(United Kingdom - Cambridge)3 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)1 artworks
Cooper Gallery - Barnsley, UK(United Kingdom - Barnsley)1 artworks
Indianapolis Museum of Art(United States - Indianapolis, Indiana)1 artworks
Hackney Museum (Chalmers Bequest)(United Kingdom - London)1 artworks
California Palace of the Legion of Honor - San Francisco(United States - San Francisco, California)1 artworks
Saint Louis Art Museum(United States - St. Louis, MO)1 artworks
J. Paul Getty Museum - Los Angeles(United States - Los Angeles)1 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - Boston(United States - Boston)1 artworks

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Creative works made by this person are in the PUBLIC DOMAIN (not copyrighted).

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1639).

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