Heinrich

Bollandt

Artistic period 1601 to 1650

Nationality

German

Birth

1577 (Bayreuth)

Death

ca. 1651 (Bayreuth)

Biography

Heinrich Bollandt (* 1578 in Thuringia; † 19. August 1653 Bayreuth) was a Bayreuth court painter of the first ruling Margrave Christian of Bayreuth. The focus of his work is on portrait painting. Bolland is described as "one of the most important artists of the Brandenburg-Bayreuth Renaissance".