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Lucas Cranach

(1472—1553)


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(1472–1553),

‘the Elder’, German painter. In his youth he was celebrated as a painter of altar-pieces and all his life of portraits. In the early days of the Reformation, he espoused the Lutheran cause.

Subjects: Renaissance Art.


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