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Teerlinc [née Bening or Benninck], Levinalocked

(d. 1576)


Teerlinc [née Bening or Benninck], Levina (d. 1576), painter, was one of the daughters of Simon Bening, or Benninck (1483?–1561), the finest Bruges illuminator of the sixteenth century. She was presumably trained in her father's workshop, and came to England, into royal service, about 1545. She was by then married to ...

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