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DÜRER, Albrecht (1471 - 1528), Painter, watercolourist, printmaker

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DÜRER, Albrecht (1471 - 1528), Painter, watercolourist, printmaker

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German, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born 24 May 1471, in Nuremberg; died 5 April 1528, in Nuremberg.

Painter, watercolourist, printmaker (engraving and woodcut). Religious subjects, mythological subjects, allegorical subjects, figures, portraits.

Nuremberg School.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]According to Albrecht Dürer, his father, also named Albrecht, came from a Hungarian family of horse and cattle breeders by the name

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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