Jost

Amman

Artistic period 1551 to 1600

Nationality

Swiss

Birth

1539 (Zürich)

Death

1591 (Nürnberg)

Biography

Jost (Jodocus) Amman, also Jobst Amman, (* 1539 in Zurich; † March 1591 in Nuremberg) was a Swiss-German draughtsman, copper etcher and engraver, form cutter, painter and author.