A supremely gifted and versatile german artist of the renaissance period, albrecht dürer (1471–1528) was born in the franconian city of nuremberg, one of the strongest artistic and commercial centers in europe during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries he was a brilliant painter draftsman , and writer, though his first. Biography albrecht dürer was born in nuremberg on 21 may 1471 his first training was as a goldsmith in his father's shop dürer's talent manifested itself early and both his skill as a draftsman and a self-awareness highly unusual for the time can be seen in the silverpoint self-portrait made in 1484 when he was thirteen. Albrecht dürer was, in effect, the first non-italian artist to associate the humanistic disciplines with the esthetic pursuits of art albrecht dürer was born on may 21, 1471, in nuremberg his father, albrecht the elder, was a hungarian goldsmith who went to nuremberg in 1455, where he married barbara holper, daughter of a. Albrecht durer was a prominent painter, engraver and printmaker this biography of albrecht durer provides detailed information about his childhood, life, works, achievements & timeline. Make research projects and school reports about albrecht durer easy with credible articles from our free, online encyclopedia and dictionary on his return to nuremberg in 1495, dürer began serious study of mathematics and of the theory of art as derived from works handed down from antiquity, especially euclid's. Biographycom covers albrecht durer, the german renaissance artist whose work includes altarpieces, portraits and self-portraits, engravings, and woodcuts. Durers's youth albrecht durer was born in nuremberg his family came from hungary, germanizing the family name of thürer when they settled in at the age of fifteen durer was apprenticed to the principal painter of the town, michael wolgemut, a prolific if undistinguished producer of small works in the late gothic.
Albrecht dürer (1471–1528) albrecht dürer was born on may 21, 1471, in nuremberg, germany, to albrecht dürer the elder and barbara holper he was the second of eighteen children, many of whom passed away in childhood when dürer was thirteen, he became an apprentice to his father, a goldsmith two years later. Width= albrecht dürer (1471-1528) german renaissance artist preview and print preview and print this free printable artist biography by clicking on the orange button. Jane campbell hutchison, albrecht dürer: a biography princeton, princeton university press, 1990, 247 pp, 406 b & w ills, $2495 hb to come across a biography of albrecht dürer that is neither a study of his art nor a fictionalized account of his life is enough to remind us how singular is the subject no other artist of his. 6 days ago albrecht durer biography durer was a goldsmith, he had come from germany to nurembourg in 1455 and married barbara holper barbara”s father was albrecht” s master albrecht was his father”s third son he was named albrecht because of a family tradition which he has been the third representative so.
Albrecht dürer at olga's gallery one of the largest collections of paintings online featuring hundreds of artists and thousands of works large, high-quality images biographies, historical commentary, religious and mythological notes. Albrecht dürer was the most famous artist of reformation germany—widely known for his paintings, drawings, prints, and theoretical writings on art, all of which had a profound influence on 16th-century artists in his own country and in the lowlands.
Biography of albrecht dürer (1471-1528) the dürer family came from hungary, albrecht dürer senior being born there, and at this time the family name was ajtos the name ajtos italy was not only a country with new ideas to offer dürer in art, but it was also leading the world at this time in the revival of mathematics. Biography the leading artist of the german renaissance, albrecht durer ranks alongside jan van eyck (c1395-1441) and roger van der weyden (1400-1464), as one of the greatest northern renaissance artists he was an early pioneer of several arts media, including drawing also, along with.
This classic text presents the life, times, and works of albrecht dürer through the skill and immense knowledge of erwin panofsky, the reader is dazzled not only by dürer the artist but also dürer in a wide array of other roles, including mathematician and scientific thinker originally published in 1943 in two.
Biography dürer was born in nuremberg, the son of a successful hungarian goldsmith his godfather was anton koberger, the leading german publisher of his day, whose best-selling nuremberg chronicle of 1494 contained illustrations designed by the painter michel wolgemut, with whom dürer served three years of. Renaissance is albrecht dürer (1471-1528) we know his life better than the lives of other artists of his time dürer traveled, and found, he says, more appreciation abroad than at home the italian influence on his art was of a particularly venetian strain, through the great bellini, who, by the time dürer met him. Albrecht dürer (21 may 1471–6 april 1528) was a german painter, graphic artist, author, publisher, and mathematician he was also the only artist to have an entire epoch named after him: the dürerzeit (c 1490–1528) one of the greatest engravers in history, he was also the man who elevated woodcut to.