Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 09 August 2020

Holsewyther, Margaretlocked

(b. c. 1504, d. after 1560)
  • Susan James

Extract

Holsewyther, Margaret (b. c. 1504, d. after 1560), royal miniaturist, was the daughter of goldsmith and jeweller Henry Holsewyther (also spelled Holtsweller), who had been born in Berg, Germany, part of the patrimony of William III of Cleves, brother of Anne of ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London