Conserving Dürer’s Triumphal Arch
Dürer, born #onthisday in 1471, produced one of the largest prints ever – the Triumphal Arch for the Holy Roman Emperor. Altogether it’s nearly 3 meters tall and consists of 36 sheets of paper.
Matthias Grünewald
A slideshow presentation of the German Renaissance painter Matthias Grünewald. Grünewald is the subject of the 1938 opera by Paul Hindemith, Mathis der Male...
Master Bertram
Master Bertram (c.1345–c.1415), also known as Meister Bertram and Master of Minden, was a German International Gothic painter primarily of religious art.
Bertram was born in Minden. He is ...
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Master of the Fröndenberger Altarpiece
The Master of the Fröndenberger Altarpiece was a German painter active at the end of the fourteenth century and the beginning of the 15th whose name is not known. Between 1410 and 1420 he painted an ...
Konrad Witz
Konrad Witz (1400/1410 probably in Rottweil, Germany – winter 1445/spring 1446 in Basel, Switzerland) was a German-born painter, active mainly in Basel, Switzerland. His 1444 panel, The Miraculous Dra...
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Master of the Staufen Altarpiece
The Master of the Staufen Altarpiece was a German painter, active during the fifteenth century. His work indicates familiarity with the work of the painter of the Paradiesgärtlein; his name comes fro...
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Master W. B.
Master W. B. (fl. late 15th century in Mainz) was an anonymous German painter, engraver, and stained glass designer of the late Gothic era. He has been tentatively identified as Wolfgang Beurer, about...
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Hans Bornemann
Hans Bornemann (active from 1448 - d. 1474) was a late Gothic painter who was active in Hamburg. The earliest written mention of him is a record that he received an inheritance in 1448. He was one of ...
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Absolon Stumme
Absolon Stumme (died 1499) was a Late Gothic painter from Northern Germany who worked in Hamburg.Absolon Stumme married into the Bornemann family of artists, becoming the second stepfather of Hinrik B...
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Master of the Life of the Virgin
The Master of the Life of the Virgin, in German the Meister des Marienlebens, (working ca. 1463 — ca. 1490), is the pseudonym given to a late Gothic German painter working in Cologne. He can also b...
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Hinrik Bornemann
Hinrik Bornemann (b. circa 1450 in Hamburg, d. 1499- Also known as Henrik Bornemann or Hinrich Bornemann) was a Northern German Late Gothic painter. He was the son of Hans Bornemann, who died in 1474....
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Master of the Tucher Altarpiece
The Master of the Tucher Altarpiece (fl c. 1430-1450) was a German painter active in Nuremberg. His name is derived from a painting which has been in that city's Frauenkirche since the early 19th cen...
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Rueland Frueauf the Younger
Rueland Frueauf the Younger (c. 1470 – after 1545) was a German Late-Gothic painter.
Frueauf was born in Salzburg, and later moved to Passau where he lived and worked for the rest his life. He pro...
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Conrad Fyoll
Conrad Fyoll, who flourished at Frankfort-on-the-Main from the year 1464 to 1476, — the only space of time of which record concerning him has been handed down to us, — is a painter whose works display...
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Lucas Moser
Lucas Moser (c 1390 - c 1434), was a German Late-Gothic painter.
Moser was born in Ulm, and is part of the early Ulm School of artists such as Hans Multscher. Not much is known about his life. Mos...
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Wolfgang Katzheimer
Wolfgang Katzheimer the elder (German: Wolfgang Katzheimer der Ältere; c. 1430 — 1508, Bamberg) was a German painter, draftsman, and designer. From 1465 he was master of a workshop in Bamberg that pro...
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Wilm Dedeke
Wilm Dedeke (c.1460–c.1528) was a late gothic painter from Northern Germany. He was born in Lübeck.Dedeke completed the Altar of St. Luke (Lukas-Altar) at the Hamburg Mariendom in 1499 for the ...
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Hans Burgkmair
Hans Burgkmair the Elder (1473–1531) was a German painter and woodcut printmaker.
Burgkmair was born in Augsburg, the son of painter Thomas Burgkmair and his son, Hans the Younger, became one too....
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Mathis der Maler (opera)
Mathis der Maler (Matthias the Painter) is an opera by Paul Hindemith. The opera's genesis lay in Hindemith's interest in the Protestant Reformation. The work's protagonist, Matthias Grünewald, was an...
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Ludwig Schongauer
Ludwig Schongauer (c. 1440–1494) was a German painter and engraver.Schongauer was born in Augsburg into an Alsatian family of artists, later settling in Colmar. His father Caspard was a goldsmith, and...
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Master of the Bamberg Altar
The Master of the Bamberg Altar (fl. ca. 1420-1440) was a German painter active in the Nuremberg area. His name is derived from an altarpiece depicting scenes from the Passion, painted in 1429 for th...
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Bernhard Strigel
Bernhard Strigel (c. 1461 – May 4, 1528) was a German portrait and historical painter of the Swabian school, the most important of a family of artists established at Memmingen. He was born at M...
Berthold Landauer
Berthold Landauer (sometimes given as Berchtold) (fl. 1396, d. 1430/1432) was a German painter active in Nuremberg. His name is first mentioned in civic registers, tax lists, and municipal accounts i...
Durer (crater)
Durer is a crater on Mercury. It has a diameter of 180 kilometers. Its name was adopted by the International Astronomical Union in 1976. Durer is named for the German artist Albrecht Dürer, who lived ...
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Jörg Stocker
Jörg Stocker (c. 1461 – after 1527) was a German painter.
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