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...
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...
Master of the Staufen Altarpiece - Wikipedia
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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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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Master of the Legend of the Magdalen
The Master of the Legend of the Magdalen (sometimes called the Master of the Magdalen Legend) was an Early Netherlandish painter, active from about 1483 to around 1527. He has not been identified; hi...
Master of the Legend of the Magdalen - Wikipedia
Master of the Altarpiece of the Ten Commandments
The Master of the Altarpiece of the Ten Commandments (German: Meister der Zehngebotetafel) was a German painter active in the region of Göttingen at the beginning of the fifteenth century. His na...
Bartholomäus Zeitblom
Bartholomäus Zeitblom (c. 1450 – c. 1519) was a German painter, the chief master of the school of Ulm, where he is on official record from 1482 to 1518.
He was born in Nordlingen and was th...
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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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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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Master Francke
Master Francke O.P. (or Meister Francke, Frater Francke, respectively German for "Master Francke" and Latin for "Brother Francke") was a North German Gothic painter and Dominican friar, born ca. 1380...
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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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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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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...
Albrecht Dürer's House
Albrecht Dürer's House (German: Albrecht-Dürer-Haus) is a Nuremberg Fachwerkhaus that was the home of German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer from 1509 to his death in 1528. The House lies in the...
Albrecht Dürer's House - Wikipedia
Conchoid of Dürer
The conchoid of Dürer, also called Dürer's shell curve, is a variant of a conchoid or plane algebraic curve, named after Albrecht Dürer. It is not a true conchoid.
Let Q and R be points moving on...
Conchoid of Dürer - Wikipedia
Johann von Soest (painter)
Johann von Soest was a German painter active in Westphalia during the fifteenth century. He is sometimes associated with the Master of the Lippborg Passion.
Johann von Soest (painter) - Wikipedia