Albrecht durer was a renowned painter, engraver, printmaker, theorist and mathematician of german origin adam and eve, knight, death and the devil, life of the virgin and melancholia are some of his greatest art works. Short biography and information on the life of albrecht durer, or albert durer, and his paintings, drawing, and woodcuts albrecht durer has come to stand for german art somewhat as raphael once stood for italian art and he had a great influence on the development of the european renaissance in germany. Albrecht dürer (21 may 1471 - 6 april 1528) was a german painter, engraver and mathematician he was born and died in nuremberg, germany and is best known as a maker of old master prints. Albrecht dürer was born on may 21, 1471 in nuremberg, germany he was the third child of between fourteen and eighteen children he was the third child of between fourteen and eighteen children his father was a goldsmith. Albrecht durer (1471-1528), perhaps the most famous of all german artists, embodies the modern ideal of the renaissance man--he was a remarkable painter, printmaker, draftsman, designer, theoretician, and even a poet.
German painter, engraver, albrecht dürer was the designer of woodcuts and major art theorist dürer was born in nuremberg and trained first under his father, a goldsmith dürer was born in nuremberg and trained first under his father, a goldsmith. Albrecht dürer was the third son of albrecht dürer and barbara holfer he was one of their eighteen children the dürer family came from hungary, albrecht dürer senior being born there, and at this time the family name was ajtos the name ajtos means door in hungarian and when dürer senior. 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.
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. Biography of albert dürer, famous artist of germany also of interest: charles v of germany albert durer frederick barbarossa beethoven peter the great a short biography. Albrecht engraver fact file biography: albrecht durer was the alternate son and third offspring of a very billowing family you can construct it easier for make matters worse to review and, with any luck, publish your contribution coarse keeping a few in order in mind. Mandino did not report the legend of albert and albrecht durer as truth in his book the story was told to him by a rabbi, and mandino called it partially apocryphal but poignant art historians and forensic experts have also concluded that the hands dürer sketched aren't those of a laborer.
A brief biography of the german painter and printmaker accompanies fifteen color reproductions and critical interpretations of his works. The noun albrecht durer has 1 sense: 1 a leading german painter and engraver of the renaissance (1471-1528) familiarity information: albrecht durer used as a noun is very rare. Albrecht dürer (/ ˈ dj ʊər ər / german: [ˈalbʁɛçt ˈdyːʁɐ] 21 may 1471 - 6 april 1528) was a painter, printmaker, and theorist of the german renaissance born in nuremberg , dürer established his reputation and influence across europe when he was still in his twenties due to his high-quality woodcut prints. At the time of albrecht's birth, his father was renting the house from the rich pirkheimer family six months before, the artist's future lifelong friend, willibald pirkheimer, statesman, humanist, reformer, and soldier was born at eichstadt. Albrecht dürer 1471 - 1528 german engraver and painter whose fame and influence reach far beyond national borders famous for his graphic work his engravings and woodcuts in dürer's time woodcuts are used to illustrate books.
This page lists people with the surname albrecht if an internal link intending to refer to a specific person led you to this page, you may wish to change that link by adding the person's given name (s) to the link. Albrecht dürer (21 may 1471 - 6 april 1528) was a german painter, engraver and mathematician he was born on may 21, 1471 and died on april 6, 1528 in nuremberg, germany and is best known as a maker of old master prints. Albrecht durer after the death of albrecht the elder, he took over the business jan 1, 1507 see more biography timelines browse. 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 goldsmith.
Albrecht dürer was the master of 16th-century german graphic arts one of the towering figures in the history of printmaking, he was a complex, truly renaissance man, interested in philosophy and science as well as art. Synopsis german renaissance artist albrecht durer was born may 21, 1471, in nurnberg in 1494 he traveled to italy, where he remained until 1495. Dürer, albrecht (bnuremberg, germany, 21 may 1471 dnuremberg, 6 april 1528) mathematics, painting, theory of art dürer was the son of albrecht dürer (or tüirer, as he called and signed himself) the elder. Albrecht dürer was one of the leading figures of the northern renaissance, who created masterpieces in the mediums of drawing, paintings and printmaking he also made significant contributions to the exchange of knowledge between the italian and the northern renaissance, and established important.