Christophe Plantin

Christophe Plantin (Dutch: Christoffel Plantijn; c.1520 – 1 July 1589) was a French Renaissance humanist and book printer and publisher who resided and worked in Antwerp.

Christophe Plantin
Posthumous portrait of Plantin by Rubens
Bornc.1520
Died(1589-07-01)1 July 1589
Resting placeAntwerp
Years active1548–1589
Known forPlantin Press