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Albrecht Dürer

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b Nuremberg, 21 May 1471; d Nuremberg, 6 Apr. 1528).

German printmaker, painter, draughtsman, and writer, the greatest figure of Renaissance art in northern Europe. He was the son...

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Dürer, Albrecht

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Religious Art; Christian Art. 8719 words.

German, 15th – 16th century, male.

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

Painter, watercolourist, printmaker (engraving and woodcut). Religious...

Stalburch, Jan van

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 34 words.

Flemish School, 16th century, male.

Active in Louvain from 1555 to 1562.

Painter, engraver (etching).

Stalburch made etchings, notably of works by Albrecht Dürer,...

Beham family

Alison Stewart.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking. 2824 words.

[Behem; Beheim; Böhm; Peham]

German family of artists. The brothers (1) Sebald Beham and (2) Barthel Beham, whose oeuvre consists mainly of prints, belonged to the third...

Dürer Renaissance

Matthias Mende.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Renaissance Art. 1238 words.

Term used since 1971 for the phenomenon of increased interest in Albrecht Dürer (see Dürer family, §1) that occurred in Europe between 1570 and 1630 and resulted in numerous copies and...

Greenbury, Richard

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Prints and Printmaking; Renaissance Art. 56 words.

British, 17th century, male.

Died c. 1670.

Painter, engraver (?), copyist. Portraits.

Sir Theodore de Mayerne and Walpole both refer to Charles Green as being...

Vogtherr, Heinrich, the Elder

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 124 words.

German, 16th century, male.

Born 1490, in Dillingen (Bavaria); died 1556, in Vienna.

Engraver (wood/etching), painter, miniaturist.

Vogtherr called himself...

Wiessner, Conrad

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 19th-Century Art. 110 words.

German, 19th century, male.

Born 1 June 1796, in Nuremberg; died 4 August 1865, in Wallhalben.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver (etching).

Conrad Wiessner started...

Pencz [Bentz; Pentz], Georg

Hans Georg Gmelin.

in Oxford Art Online

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Renaissance Art. 1643 words.

[Jörg]

(b c. 1500; d Leipzig or Wrocław, 10–15 Oct 1550).

German painter, draughtsman and engraver. He arrived in Nuremberg in 1523 and entered Albrecht...

Huber, Wolfgang

Janez Höfler.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Renaissance Art. 1979 words.

[Wolf]

(b Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, c. 1485; d Passau, June 3, 1553).

Austrian painter, draughtsman, woodcut designer and architect. A contract of 1515, for the St Anne ...

Springinklee, Hans

Barbara Butts.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Book Arts and Illustration; Renaissance Art. 1003 words.

(b ?Nuremberg, c. 1495; d after 1522).

German painter, draughtsman, woodcut designer and possibly manuscript illuminator. He was probably born in Nuremberg and is reputed to...

Lucas (Huyghz.) van Leyden

J. P. Filedt Kok.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Renaissance Art. 3952 words.

(b Leiden, c. 1494; d Leiden, 1533).

North Netherlandish printmaker, draughtsman and painter, son of Hugo Jacobsz.. He was the first Dutch artist to establish an international...

Wechtlin, Hans I or Johannes Ulrich

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 100 words.

French, 16th century, male.

Active in Strasbourg.

Painter, engraver.

Strasbourg School.

Little is known about this artist, who was working in Strasbourg...

Musi, Agostino dei

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 239 words.

Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1490, in Venice; died 1540, in Rome.

Painter, engraver (burin). History painting, portraits.

Agostino dei Musi was a pupil of G....

Bellange, Jacques

Michel Sylvestre.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Renaissance Art. 1394 words.

(Charles) (de)

(b ?Bassigny, c. 1575; d Nancy, 1616).

French painter, etcher and draughtsman. His known artistic activity dates only from 1602 to 1616 and he is now...

Limosin [Limousin], Léonard

Marianne Grivel.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Metalwork; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Renaissance Art. 790 words.

(b Limoges, c. 1505; d Limoges, 1575/7).

French Enameller, etcher, painter and miniature painter. He was the best-known enameller of Renaissance France and may have learnt that...

Lies, Joseph

Alain Jacobs.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 19th-Century Art. 215 words.

(Hubert)

(b Antwerp, June 14, 1821; d Antwerp, Jan 3, 1865).

Belgian painter and etcher. A pupil of Nicaise De Keyser at the Antwerp Academie, he swiftly became...

Martini, Alberto

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 282 words.

(b Oderzo, nr Treviso, Nov 24, 1876; d Milan, Nov 8, 1954).

Italian painter and engraver. His early paintings, such as the Sacred River Isonzo (1892; Milan, priv. col., see...

Woensam [Wonsam; of Worms], Anton

Andreas Stolzenburg.

in Oxford Art Online

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Renaissance Art. 978 words.

(b probably Worms, 1493/6-1500; d Cologne, before in or 1541).

German woodcutter and painter . His family settled in Cologne c. 1510, and he was probably trained by his...

Scorza, Sinibaldo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Religious Art; Christian Art. 437 words.

Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 16 July 1589, in Voltaggio (Genoa); died 1631, in Genoa.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects, mythological subjects,...

Lucas van Leyden

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 1739 words.

Dutch, 16th century, male.

Born May or June 1494, in Leiden, in 1488 or 1489 according to some sources; died 1533, in Leiden.

Painter, engraver (copper/burin), draughtsman.

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