Medina, Baltasar de

Active 1569-1600

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Person Born Died Gender Person ID
Baltasar de Medina M P0548

Instrument(s) Professional group Social status Social sphere Why is the person listed?
Violero Artisan Urban Maker Maker (violero)

Years active Place active Century Region
1569-1600 Madrid 16cent/3/late Castilla
Biographical information

romanillos2002, p. 242-43:
1562 violero in Madrid
1569 leased some houses in calle de la Cruz, Madrid, to Francisca Sánchez for 34 ducados for 1 year paid in advance, and annually renewable.
1569 bought some houses in calle la Portería de San Martín in the parish of San Ginés
1577 At meeting of violeros he voted for Juan de Carrión and Antonio Duarte
1578 invited to accompany the examiners of the guild
1579 elected examiner of the guild
1579 Had a house in the calle de la Cruz in the parish of San Sebastián in Madrid with his wife Ana Maldonado.
1600 - gave power of attorney to Francisco de Leyba to represent him in all legal matters.
source: AHPM

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romanillos2002 Romanillos, José Luis and Marian Harris Winspear. The Vihuela de mano and the Spanish Guitar: A Dictionary of the Makers of Plucked and Bowed Musical Instruments of Spain (1200-2002). Guijosa (Guadalajara): Sanguino Press, 2002. 242-43