*This site is is best viewed on a PC or laptop.


Lucas Huygens

1494-1533 Holland/Genre-History


Brief Biography-Lucas Huygens van Leyden was an engraver of copper when he was nine and painted at twelve. He became a pupil of Cornelis Engebrechtsz, and by fourteen, he was a successful artist.  His most notable works were the Legend of Saint Hubert and Madonna Enthroned. Albrecht Durer and Jan Gossaert, whom he was acquainted with, influenced his work.


Click an Image to Enlarge


adam and eve

adam and eve

saint mark writing
his gospel

saint mark writing his gospel