Johann Georg Hainz
Johann Georg Hinz (* 1630 in Altona; † 1688 in Hamburg), who signed as Hainz, Heintz or Hintz, was a German painter and in Hamburg, the first specialist in still life.
According to Houbraken who called him Hins, he was the teacher of Ernst Stuven and took him into his home when he noticed how much talent the young boy had.
According to the RKD he was also the teacher of Christian Berentz and is known for still life paintings. He is sometimes called Heintz or Hinz.
He was possibly also the teacher of Franz Werner von Tamm.
(Dutch) Georg Hainz Biography in De groote schouburgh der Nederlantsche konstschilders en schilderessen (1718) by Arnold Houbraken, courtesy of the Digital library for Dutch literature
Georg Hainz in the RKD
Georg Hainz on Artnet
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