• Born year: 1494
  • Born in: Leiden
  • Death date: 1533-08-08
  • Death in: Leiden
Lucas van Leyden

Lucas van Leyden (Leiden, 1494 – 8 August 1533, Leiden), also named either Lucas Hugensz or Lucas Jacobsz, was a Dutch engraver and painter, born and mainly active in Leiden. van Leyden was among the first Dutch exponents of genre painting and is generally regarded as one of the finest engravers in the history of art.