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Pieter Bruegel The Elder

Pieter Bruegel The Elder (1525 - 1569) - Belgium (Bree)

Northern Renaissance, Renaissance

Pieter Bruegel (also Brueghel) the Elder (Dutch: [ˈpitər ˈbrøːɣəɫ] c. 1525-1530 – 9 September 1569) was the most significant artist of Dutch and Flemish Renaissance painting, a painter and printmaker from Brabant, known for his landscapes and peasant scenes (so called genre painting) he was a pioneer in making both types of subject the focus in lar......

Lucas Cranach The Elder

Lucas Cranach The Elder (1472 - 1553) - Germany (Kronach)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Lucas Cranach the Elder (German: Lucas Cranach der Ältere German pronunciation: [ˈluːkas ˈkʁaːnax dɛɐ̯ ˈʔɛltəʁə], c. 1472 – 16 October 1553) was a German Renaissance painter and printmaker in woodcut and engraving. He was court painter to the Electors of Saxony for most of his career, and is known for his portraits, both of German princes and those......

Benvenuto Cellini

Benvenuto Cellini (1500 - 1571) - Italy (Florence)

Benvenuto Cellini (Italian pronunciation: [beɱveˈnuːto tʃelˈliːni] 3 November 1500 – 13 February 1571) was an Italian goldsmith, sculptor, draftsman, soldier, musician, and artist who also wrote a famous autobiography and poetry. He was one of the most important artists of Mannerism. He is remembered for his skill in making pieces such as the Celli......

Pieter Bruegel The Younger

Pieter Bruegel The Younger (1525 - 1569) - Belgium (Brussels)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Pieter Bruegel (also Brueghel) the Elder (Dutch: [ˈpitər ˈbrøːɣəɫ] c. 1525-1530 – 9 September 1569) was the most significant artist of Dutch and Flemish Renaissance painting, a painter and printmaker from Brabant, known for his landscapes and peasant scenes (so called genre painting) he was a pioneer in making both types of subject the focus in lar......

Giovanni Battista Moroni

Giovanni Battista Moroni (1525 - 1578) - Italy (Albino)

Giovanni Battista Moroni (c. 1520/24 – February 5, 1579) was an Italian painter of the Late Renaissance period. He is also called Giambattista Moroni. Best known for his elegantly realistic portraits of the local nobility and clergy, he is considered one of the great portrait painters of sixteenth century Italy. Moroni was the son of architect Andr......

Pieter Aertsen

Pieter Aertsen (1508 - 1575) - Netherlands (Amsterdam)

Pieter Aertsen (Amsterdam, 1508 – 3 June 1575), called Lange Pier ("Tall Pete") because of his height, was a Dutch painter in the style of Northern Mannerism. He is credited with the invention of the monumental genre scene, which combines still life and genre painting and often also includes a biblical scene in the background. He was active in his ......


Giambologna (1529 - 1608) - France (Douai)

Giambologna (1529 – 13 August 1608) — born Jean Boulogne (and incorrectly known as Giovanni da Bologna or Giovanni Bologna) — was a Flemish sculptor based in Italy, celebrated for his marble and bronze statuary in a late Renaissance or Mannerist style. Giambologna was born in Douai, Flanders (now in France), in 1529. After youthful studies in Antwe......

Corneille De Lyon

Corneille De Lyon (1500 - 1575) - Netherlands (The Hague)

Corneille de Lyon (early 16th century - 8 November 1575 (buried) ) was a Dutch painter of portraits who was active in Lyon, France from 1533 until his death. In France and the Netherlands he is also still known as Corneille de La Haye (Dutch: Cornelis van Den Haag) after his birthplace, The Hague. Although he is well documented as the leading paint......

Amico Aspertini

Amico Aspertini (1475 - 1552) - Italy (Bologna)

Amico Aspertini (c. 1474 – 1552), also called Amerigo Aspertini, was an Italian Renaissance painter whose complex, eccentric, and eclectic style anticipates Mannerism. He is considered one of the leading exponents of the Bolognese School of painting. He was born in Bologna to a family of painters (including Giovanni Antonio Aspertini, his father, a......

Wolf Huber

Wolf Huber (1485 - 1553) - Austria (Feldkirch)

Wolf Huber (c. 1485 – June 3, 1553) was an Austrian painter, printmaker, and architect, a leading member of the Danube School. Records show that Huber was born in Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, but that by 1515 he was living in Passau. His relationship with other painters of that name living in Feldkirch is unknown, although it is widely believed that he w......

Antoine Caron

Antoine Caron (1521 - 1599) - France (Beauvais)

Antoine Caron (1521–1599) was a French master glassmaker, illustrator, Northern Mannerist painter and a product of the School of Fontainebleau. He is one of the few French painters of his time who had a pronounced artistic personality. His work reflects the refined, although highly unstable, atmosphere at the court of the House of Valois during the......

Hieronymus Wellens De Cock

Hieronymus Wellens De Cock (1510 - 1570) - Belgium (Antwerp)

Hieronymus Cock, or Hieronymus Wellens de Cock (1518 – 3 October 1570) was a Southern Netherlandish painter and etcher as well as a publisher and distributor of prints. Though he died young, Cock became known as the most important print publisher of his time in northern Europe and his widow Volcxken Diericx played a key role in the transformation o......

Lambert Lombard

Lambert Lombard (1505 - 1566) - Belgium (Liège)

Lambert Lombard (c. 1505 – August 1566) was a Renaissance painter, architect and theorist for the Prince-Bishopric of Liège. During his career he worked for Jan Gossaert in Middelburg and trained Frans Floris. Lombard was born in Liège, where in 1532 he became court painter and architect. A few paintings and many drawings have been preserved. In 15......

Luca Cambiaso

Luca Cambiaso (1527 - 1585) - Italy (Monegila)

Luca Cambiasi, also known as Luca Cambiaso and Luca Cangiagio (being Cangiaxo [kaŋˈdʒaːʒu] the surname in Ligurian 18 November 1527 – 6 September 1585) was an Italian painter and draftsman and the leading artist in Genoa in the 16th century. He is considered the founder of the Genoese school who established the local tradition of historical fresco ......

Alonso Gonzalez De Berruguete

Alonso Gonzalez De Berruguete (1488 - 1561) - Spain (Paredes De Nava)

Alonso González de Berruguete (Alonso Berruguete) (c. 1488 – 1561) was a Spanish painter, sculptor and architect. He is considered to be the most important sculptor of the Spanish Renaissance, and is known for his emotive sculptures depicting religious ecstasy or torment. Born in the town of Paredes de Nava, Berruguete studied art under the tutelag......

Jan Mostaert

Jan Mostaert (1475 - 1555) - Spain (Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza)

Jan Mostaert, also known by the names Joannes Sinapius and Master Of Oultremont (c. 1475 – 1552/1553) was a Dutch Renaissance painter of portraits and religious subjects, though his most famous creation was the West Indies Landscape. According to Karel van Mander, Mostaert was born in Haarlem and had been a pupil of Jacob van Haarlem, the painter t......

Gil De Siloe

Gil De Siloe (1495 - 1563) - Spain (Burgos)

Diego Siloe (anglicized) or Diego de Siloé (c. 1495–1563) was a Spanish Renaissance architect and sculptor, progenitor of the Granadan school of sculpture. He developed the majority of his work in Andalusia. Siloe was most likely the son of the Spanish-Flemish Gothic sculptor Gil de Siloé. He spent the first part of his artistic career (1519–1528) ......

Catharina Van Hemessen

Catharina Van Hemessen (1528 - 1587) - Belgium (Antwerp)

Caterina, or Catharina van Hemessen (1528 – after 1565) was a Flemish Renaissance painter. She is the earliest female Flemish painter for whom there is verifiable extant work. She is mainly known for a series of small scale female portraits completed between the late 1540s and early 1550s and a few religious compositions. Van Hemessen is often give......

Daniele Da Volterra

Daniele Da Volterra (1509 - 1566) - Italy (Volterra)

Daniele Ricciarelli (Italian pronunciation: [daˈnjɛːle rittʃaˈrɛlli] c. 1509 – 4 April 1566), better known as Daniele da Volterra (pronounced [daˈnjɛːle da (v)volˈtɛrra]), was a Mannerist Italian painter and sculptor. He is best remembered for his association, for better or worse, with the late Michelangelo. Several of Daniele's most important work......

Lucia Anguissola

Lucia Anguissola (1536 - 1565) - Italy (Cremona)

Lucia Anguissola (1536 or 1538 – c. 1565, before 1568) was an Italian mannerist painter of the late Renaissance. Anguissola was born in Cremona, Italy, Lucia Anguissola was the third daughter of seven children born to Amilcare Anguissola and Bianca Ponzone. Her father Amilcare was a member of the Genoese minor nobility and encouraged his five daugh......

Jean Goujon

Jean Goujon (1511 - 1567) - France (Normandy)

Jean Goujon (c. 1510 – c. 1565) was a French Renaissance sculptor and architect. His early life is little known he was probably born in Normandy and may have traveled in Italy. He worked at the church of Saint-Maclou, his earliest documented work, and the Rouen Cathedral, in 1541-42, where he executed the monument to Louis de Brézé, seigneur d'Anet......

Frans The Elder Pourbus

Frans The Elder Pourbus (1545 - 1581) - Belgium (Bruges)

Frans Pourbus the Elder (Bruges, 1545 – Antwerp, 19 September 1581) was a Flemish Renaissance painter painter who is known primarily for his portraits and religious compositions. He also painted a few genre scenes. He was the son of the prominent Bruges painter Pieter Pourbus and the father of Frans Pourbus the Younger who became an international p......

Giuliano Bugiardini

Giuliano Bugiardini (1475 - 1555) - Italy (Firenze)

Giuliano Bugiardini (January 29, 1475 – February 17, 1555) was an Italian painter and draughtsman working in the late-Renaissance style known as Mannerism. He was born and was mainly active in Florence. Also known as Giuliano di Piero di Simone, Giuliano Bugiardini may have initially apprenticed with a sculptor Bertoldo, but then became the apprent......

Pieter Pourbus

Pieter Pourbus (1524 - 1584) - Netherlands (Gouda)

Pieter Jansz. Pourbus (Gouda, around 1523 – Bruges, 30 January 1584) was a Flemish Renaissance painter, sculptor, draftsman and cartographer who was active in Bruges. He is known primarily for his religious and portrait painting Pieter Pourbus was born in Gouda. He moved to Bruges at the age of 20. Likely he was invited to Bruges by the painter Lan......

Pedro De Campaña

Pedro De Campaña (1503 - 1580) - Belgium (Bruselas)

Pedro Campaña (1503–1586) was a Flemish painter of the Renaissance period, mainly active in Italy and Spain. His actual name was Pieter de Kempeneer, translated into French as Champaigne, and was also known as Peter van de Velde. Born in Brussels, he trained there with Bernard Van Orley. His early life appears to have been spent in Italy, where he ......

Antonio Campi

Antonio Campi (1524 - 1587) - Italy (Cremona)

Antonio Campi (c. 1522 – 1587) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance. He was born in Cremona. His style merges Lombard with Mannerist styles. In Cremona, his extended family was the foundation of the Cremonese school of painting. Giulio Campi and Antonio were reportedly half-brothers[citation needed], while Vincenzo Campi was a full brother. Be......

Frans Floris

Frans Floris (1519 - 1570) -

Frans Floris, Frans Floris the Elder or Frans Floris de Vriendt (1517 – 1 October 1570) was a Flemish painter, draughtsman, print artist and tapestry designer. He is mainly known for his history paintings, allegorical scenes and portraits. He played an important role in the movement in Northern Renaissance painting referred to as Romanism. The Roma......

Christoph Amberger

Christoph Amberger (1505 - 1562) - Germany (West Berlin)

Christoph Amberger (c. 1505 – 1562) was a painter of Augsburg in the 16th century, a disciple of Hans Holbein, his principal work being the history of Joseph in twelve pictures. His father was a stonemason and his grandfather a wood-carver at Amberg. Amberger painted in oils and he also did frescos. His oil paintings are mainly portraits, similar i......

Bartolomeo Passarotti

Bartolomeo Passarotti (1529 - 1592) -

Bartolomeo Passerotti (1529 – 1592) was an Italian painter of the mannerist period, who worked mainly in his native Bologna. His family name is also spelled Passerotti or Passarotto. He traveled to Rome in the mid-16th century, where he worked under Girolamo Vignola and Taddeo Zuccari. Upon returning to Bologna, he accumulated a large studio, and i......

Girolamo Genga

Girolamo Genga (1476 - 1551) - Italy (Near Urbino)

Girolamo Genga (c. 1476 – 11 July 1551) was an Italian painter and architect of the late Renaissance, Mannerist style. Genga was born in a region near Urbino. According mainly to Giorgio Vasari's biography, by age thirteen Genga had gained an apprenticeship in Orvieto under Luca Signorelli. He was afterwards for three years with Pietro Perugino, in......

Jacopo Zucchi

Jacopo Zucchi (1542 - 1596) - Italy (Florence)

Jacopo Zucchi (c. 1541- c. 1590) was a Florentine painter of the Mannerist style, active in Florence and Rome. His training began in the studio of Giorgio Vasari, and he participated in decoration of the Studiolo and the Salone dei Cinquecento in the Palazzo Vecchio. Moving to Rome in the early 1570s, he worked for the Cardinal Ferdinando de' Medic......

Bartholomeus Spranger

Bartholomeus Spranger (1546 - 1611) -

Bartholomeus Spranger (name variations: Bartholomaeus or Bartholomäus and Spraneers 21 March 1546 in Antwerp – 1611 in Prague) was a Flemish painter, draughtsman, sculptor and etcher who became a painter to the imperial court in Prague. His unique style combining elements of Netherlandish painting and Italian influences, in particular the Roman Man......

Gillis Mostaert

Gillis Mostaert (1528 - 1598) - Netherlands (Hulst)

Gillis Mostaert the Elder (27 or 28 November 1528 – 28 December 1598) was a Flemish Renaissance painter and draughtsman active in Antwerp in the second half of the 16th century. He was a versatile artist who worked in various genres including landscape, genre and history painting. Gillis Mostaert was known in particular for his winter landscapes an......

Giulio Clovio

Giulio Clovio (1498 - 1578) - Croatia (Grižane)

Giorgio Giulio Clovio or Juraj Julije Klović (1498 – 5 January 1578) was an illuminator, miniaturist, and painter born in the Kingdom of Croatia, who was mostly active in Renaissance Italy. He is considered the greatest illuminator of the Italian High Renaissance, and arguably the last very notable artist in the long tradition of the illuminated ma......

Jean The Elder Cousin

Jean The Elder Cousin (1522 - 1595) - France (Soucy)

Jean Cousin the Younger ("le jeune", sometimes given as Jehan in the old style instead of Jean) (ca. 1522–1595) was born in Sens, France around 1522, the son of the famous painter and sculptor Jean Cousin the Elder ca. 1490–ca. 1560) who was often compared to his noted contemporary, Albrecht Dürer. Having trained to become an artist under his fathe......

Giovanni Angelo Montorsoli

Giovanni Angelo Montorsoli (1507 - 1563) - Italy (Montorsoli)

Giovanni Angelo Montorsoli (1507 – 31 August 1563), also known as Giovann'Agnolo Montorsoli, was a Florentine sculptor and Servite friar. He is today as often remembered for his restorations of famous classical works as his original creations. Giovanni Montorsoli was born in 1507 at Montorsoli, now in the comune of Vaglia, north of Florence, the so......

Bernardino Poccetti

Bernardino Poccetti (1548 - 1612) - Italy (Florence)

Bernardino Poccetti (26 August 1548 – 10 October 1612), also known as Barbatelli, was an Italian Mannerist painter and printmaker of etchings. Born in Florence, he was initially trained as a decorator of facades and ceilings, enrolling in 1570 in the Florentine painters guild for such work, the Accademia delle Arti del Disegno, (Academy of the Arts......

Pierino Da Vinci

Pierino Da Vinci (1530 - 1553) - Italy (Vinci)

Pierino da Vinci (c. 1529–1553 or 1554), born Pier Francesco di Bartolomeo di Ser Piero da Vinci (Italian: [pjeˈriːno da ˈvintʃi]), was an Italian sculptor, born in the small town of Vinci in Tuscany he was the nephew of Leonardo da Vinci. The son of Bartolomeo da Vinci, Leonardo’s younger brother, Pierino demonstrated artistic ability at an early ......

Cornelis Ketel

Cornelis Ketel (1548 - 1616) - Netherlands (Gouda)

Cornelis or Cornelius Ketel (18 March 1548 – 8 August 1616 ) was a Dutch Mannerist painter, active in Elizabethan London from 1573 to 1581, and in Amsterdam from 1581 to the early 17th century, now known essentially as a portrait-painter, though he was also a poet and orator, and from 1595 began to sculpt as well. According to Ketel's biography, wr......

Girolamo Muziano

Girolamo Muziano (1528 - 1592) - Italy (Acquafredda)

Girolamo Muziano or Mutiani (c. 1532 – 1592), was an Italian painter, one of the most prominent Mannerist artists active in Rome in the mid-to-late sixteenth century. He was born in Acquafredda, near Brescia, but active mainly in Rome. The accounts from the 16th to 20th centuries regarding Muziano's life said he began work under the tutelage of Rom......

Cornelis Anthonisz

Cornelis Anthonisz (1505 - 1553) - Netherlands (Amsterdam)

Cornelis Anthonisz., Anthonisz. (Anthony's son) also spelled Anthonissen or Teunissen (ca. 1505 – 1553), was a Dutch painter, engraver, and mapmaker. Anthonisz. was born in Amsterdam around 1505. He was a grandchild of Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen, who probably taught him to paint, and a cousin of Dirck Jacobsz. In 1538 he painted the first comple......

Plautilla Nelli

Plautilla Nelli (1524 - 1588) - Italy (Florence)

Sister Plautilla Nelli (1524–1588) was a self-taught nun-artist and the first-known female Renaissance painter of Florence, Italy. She was a nun of the Dominican convent of St. Catherine of Siena located in Piazza San Marco, Florence, and was heavily influenced by the teachings of Savonarola and by the artwork of Fra Bartolomeo. Pulisena Margherita......


Romanino (1485 - 1566) -

Girolamo Romani (Romanino) (c. 1485 – c. 1566) was an Italian High Renaissance painter active in the Veneto and Lombardy, near Brescia. His long career brought forth several different styles. Romani was born in Brescia. His early training and life are not well documented. A Quattrocento-esque Pietà, painted for the church of San Lorenzo of Brescia,......

Augustin Hirschvogel

Augustin Hirschvogel (1503 - 1553) - Germany (Nuremberg)

Augustin Hirschvogel (1503 – February 1553) was a German artist, mathematician, and cartographer known primarily for his etchings. His thirty-five small landscape etchings, made between 1545 and 1549, assured him a place in the Danube School, a circle of artists in sixteenth-century Bavaria and Austria. He began work in his birthplace, Nuremberg, w......

Bartolomeo Veneto

Bartolomeo Veneto (1502 - 1555) -

Bartolomeo Veneto (active 1502–31) was an Italian painter who worked in Venice, the Veneto (the mainland), and Lombardy. During his time in Venice, he studied under Gentile Bellini. The little information available about Bartolomeo's life has been derived from his signatures, dates, and inscriptions. His best-known works are portraits or pictures w......

Bernardino Licinio

Bernardino Licinio (1489 - 1565) - Italy (Poscante)

Bernardino Licinio (c. 1489 – 1565) was an Italian High Renaissance painter of Venice and Lombardy. Born in Poscante (Bergamo). He mainly painted portraits and religious canvases. More......

Bernardino Lanino

Bernardino Lanino (1512 - 1583) - Italy (Mortara)

Bernardino Lanini (1511 – c. 1578), also known as Bernardino Lanino, was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Milan. He was a pupil of the painter Gaudenzio Ferrari. In Milan, he painted the Last Supper for the church San Nazaro Grande. he painted a Holy family for the church of Sant’Ambrogio, now in Brera Gallery. He pain......

Bernardino Campi

Bernardino Campi (1522 - 1591) -

Bernadino Campi (1522–1591) was a Renaissance painter from Cremona, who worked in Reggio Emilia. He is known as one of the teachers of Sofonisba Anguissola and of Giovanni Battista Trotti (il Malosso). In Cremona, his extended family owned the main artistic studios. Giulio Campi and Antonio Campi, half-brothers, were distant relatives of Bernardino......

Francesco Camilliani

Francesco Camilliani (1530 - 1576) - Italy (Florence)

Francesco Camilliani (1530 Florence – 1586) was a Tuscan sculptor of the Renaissance period. He studied in Florence under Baccio Bandinelli. His son Camillo Camilliani (died 1603) was later a sculptor too, working in Palermo, where he also worked as an architect and held the post as well of ingegniere del Regno, "engineer to the Kingdom of Sicily".......

Gillis Congnet

Gillis Congnet (1538 - 1599) - Belgium (Antwerp)

Gillis Coignet, Congnet or Quiniet (c. 1542 – 1599) was a Flemish Renaissance painter, who was strongly influenced by the Italian style. He painted historical and mythological subjects of an easel size, but was more successful in landscapes, in candlelight subjects, and moonlight. He was a Lutheran, which probably influenced his moves from Antwerp ......

Jacopo Strada

Jacopo Strada (1507 - 1588) - Italy (Mantua)

Jacopo Strada (Mantua, 1507 — Prague 1588) was an Italian polymath courtier of the 16th century, a painter, architect, goldsmith, inventor of machines, numismatist, linguist, collector and merchant of works of art. His portrait by Titian has kept his image familiar. He is supposed to have received early training as a goldsmith in the Mantua worksho......

Girolamo Da Santacroce

Girolamo Da Santacroce (1480 - 1556) - Italy

Girolamo da Santacroce (c. 1480/85 – c. 1556) was a 16th-century Italian painter of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Venice and the Venetian mainland. Girolamo da Santacroce was born in Bergamo. He became in Venice a pupil of the painter Gentile Bellini. On Gentile's death in 1507, he was left in Gentile's will half of the Oriental drawings......

Nicolas Neufchatel

Nicolas Neufchatel (1527 - 1573) -

Nicolas Neufchatel or Neufchâtel (c. 1527 – c. 1590), known as Lucidel, was a Flemish painter and draughtsman. He worked in Germany and was noted as one of the leading portrait painters of the 1560s. The earliest likely reference to Neufchatel occurs in the archives of the Antwerp's Guild of St. Luke, which list a 'Colyn van Nieucasteel' as a stude......

Givanni Battista Zelotti

Givanni Battista Zelotti (1526 - 1578) -

Giovanni Battista Zelotti (Italian pronunciation: [dʒambatˈtista dzeˈlɔtti], 1526 – 28 August 1578) was an Italian painter of the late Renaissance, active in Venice and her mainland territories. He appears to have been born in Verona, then part of the Venetian mainland, and trained with Antonio Badile and Domenico Riccio, as well as perhaps Titian.......

Giovanni Antonio Fasolo

Giovanni Antonio Fasolo (1530 - 1572) - Italy (Mandello Del Lario)

Giovanni Antonio Fasolo (1530–1572) was a late Renaissance Italian painter of the Venetian school, active in Vicenza and surroundings. A native of Mandello del Lario, he appears to have trained in the Venice studio of Paolo Veronese. By 1557, he was an independent fresco decorator. He worked at the frescoes of some buildings by Andrea Palladio, lik......

Carlo Urbino

Carlo Urbino (1525 - 1585) - Italy (Cream)

Carlo Urbino (1525/30–1585) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance. He was born in Crema. His style recalls the mannerist work of the Campi family: Antonio, Bernardino, and Giulio . He trained in the Veneto and is known to have participated in drawings for a treatise on the science of armaments by Camillo Agrippa. In 1556, he painted the canvas ......

Giovanni Antonio Dosio

Giovanni Antonio Dosio (1533 - 1611) - Italy (San Gimignano)

Giovanni Antonio Dosio (1533–1611) was an Italian architect and sculptor. Dosio was born in San Gimignano. A student of Ammanati, with whom he realized the Villa dell'Ambrogiana, Dosio worked primarily in Rome (1548–75) and Florence (1575–89), with some commissions that took him to Naples. During his early years in Rome, where he arrived at the age......

Christoph Schwarz

Christoph Schwarz (1545 - 1592) -

Christoph Schwartz, Schwarz, or Schovarts (c. 1545 in München – April 15, 1592) was a German court painter. Houbraken remarked that he died the same year that Adrian de Bie was born. He took his information from Joachim von Sandrart's Teutsche Akademie. According to him, Schwartz was born in Ingolstadt and made many frescos and oil paintings while ......

Lelio Orsi

Lelio Orsi (1508 - 1587) - Italy (Novellara)

Sesson Shūkei

Sesson Shūkei (1504 - 1589) - Japan (Hitachi)

Sesson Shukei (born Satake Heizo) (Japanese: 雪村 1504 – c. 1589) was a Japanese Zen monk and painter from the Muromachi period. He is the most important painter who followed the style of Sesshū Tōyō (1420-1506). His works are classic examples of Japanese ink painting which was imported via many artists from China. He produced many landscapes. He tra......

Esteban Jordan

Esteban Jordan (1530 - 1598) - United States (Texas)

Dirck Pietersz Crabeth

Dirck Pietersz Crabeth (1510 - 1553) - Netherlands (Gouda)

Adriaen Pietersz Crabeth (1510–1553) was a Dutch Renaissance glass painter. Crabeth was born in Gouda. According to Karel van Mander he had been the pupil of the glass painter Jan Swart van Groningen. He took his name from his father "Krepel Pieter" (English: "Cripple Peter"), and though he was a good student who quickly outshone his master, he die......

Adriaen Thomasz Key

Adriaen Thomasz Key (1548 - 1589) - Belgium (Antwerp)

Cristofano Di Papi Dell Altissimo

Cristofano Di Papi Dell Altissimo (1525 - 1605) - Italy (Florence)

Michele Sanmicheli

Michele Sanmicheli (1484 - 1559) - Italy (San Michele Extra)

Anthonie Blocklandt Van Montfoort

Anthonie Blocklandt Van Montfoort (1533 - 1583) -

Anthonie Blocklandt van Montfoort, Anthonie van Blocklandt or Anthonie van Montfoort (1533 or 1534 - 18 October 1583) was a Dutch painter. He was born in Montfoort, where his father was at one time mayor. He went to learn under Hendrick Sweersz. in Delft and Frans Floris in Antwerp. In 1552 he returned to Montfoort, where he married the daughter of......

Girolamo Dai Libri

Girolamo Dai Libri (1474 - 1555) -

Girolamo dai Libri (1474/1475 – July 2, 1555) was an Italian illuminator of manuscripts and painter of altarpieces, working in an early-Renaissance style. Virgin and child with angels musicians Gallerie dell'Accademia God the Father with His Right Hand Raised in Blessing (drawing by Girolamo dai Libri) Our Lady enthroned between St. Thomas and St. ......

Dubois François

Dubois François (1529 - 1584) -

François Dubois (1529– 24 August 1584) was a French Huguenot painter who was born in Amiens and died in Geneva in the Republic of Geneva . His only surviving work is the best known depiction of the Saint Bartholomew's Day massacre of 1572, when French Catholics killed French Protestants (Huguenots) in Paris. It is not known whether Dubois himself w......

Frans Hogenberg

Frans Hogenberg (1535 - 1590) - Belgium (Mechelen)

Masséot Abaquesne

Masséot Abaquesne (1500 - 1564) - France (Cherbourg)

Pieter Huys

Pieter Huys (1519 - 1584) -

Domenico Poggini

Domenico Poggini (1520 - 1590) - Italy (Florence)

Domenico Poggini (1520–1590) was an Italian sculptor, engraver, medallist, goldsmith, and poet. Poggini was born in Florence. His father Michele Poggini and brother Giampaolo Poggini were also artists. In 1556 he was appointed diecutter for the Florentine Mint. In 1588 he was appointed chief engraver at the mint in Rome by Pope Sixtus V. He died in......

Pierre Dumonstier

Pierre Dumonstier (1545 - 1601) -

Pierre Dumonstier I (c. 1545 – c. 1610) was a French artist, notable as one of the masters of drawn portraiture of his period. Pierre was the son of Geoffroy Dumonstier (died 1573), master painter illuminator to Francis I of France and Henry II of France. Pierre's brothers Étienne (c. 1540 – 1603) and Cosme (died 1605) were also artists - Catherine......

Luca Longhi

Luca Longhi (1507 - 1580) -

Luca Longhi (14 January 1507 – August 12, 1580) was an Italian painter of the late-Renaissance or Mannerist period, active in and near Ravenna, where he mainly produced religious paintings and portraits. It is unclear who his master was. Among his portraits, he painted a portrait of Giovanni Guidiccione, bishop of Fossombrone of Giulio dalla Rovere......

Prospero Fontana

Prospero Fontana (1512 - 1597) - Italy (Bologna)

Mannerism, Mannerism

Guillaume Le Testu

Guillaume Le Testu (1512 - 1573) - France (Le Havre)

Bartholomaeus Spranger

Bartholomaeus Spranger (1546 - 1611) - Belgium (Antwerp)

Johannes Stradanus (Jan Van Der Straet)

Johannes Stradanus (Jan Van Der Straet) (1523 - 1605) - Belgium (Bruges)

Cornelis Massys

Cornelis Massys (1510 - 1556) - Belgium (Antwerp)

Isaac Claesz Van Swanenburg (Isaac Nicolai Van Swanenburg)

Isaac Claesz Van Swanenburg (Isaac Nicolai Van Swanenburg) (1537 - 1614) - Netherlands (Leiden)

Bernardo Buontalenti (Bernardo Delle Girandole)

Bernardo Buontalenti (Bernardo Delle Girandole) (1531 - 1608) - Italy (Florence)

Cornelis Bos

Cornelis Bos (1506 - 1555) - Netherlands (Hertogenbosch)

Joannes Van Duetecum

Joannes Van Duetecum (1530 - 1605) - Netherlands (Deventer)

Cesare Baglione

Cesare Baglione (1525 - 1590) - Italy (Cremona)

Peter The Elder Dell

Peter The Elder Dell (1490 - 1552) - Germany (Würzburg)

Domenico Fontana

Domenico Fontana (1543 - 1607) - Switzerland (Melide)

Gian Francesco Ferrari D' Agrate

Gian Francesco Ferrari D' Agrate (1489 - 1563) - Italy (Parma)

Danese Cattaneo

Danese Cattaneo (1509 - 1572) - Italy (Carrara)

Ercole Procaccini The Elder (Ercole I Procaccini)

Ercole Procaccini The Elder (Ercole I Procaccini) (1520 - 1595) - Italy (Bologna)

Hans The Elder Bocksberger

Hans The Elder Bocksberger (1510 - 1569) - Austria (Salzburg)

Luis De Carbajal

Luis De Carbajal (1531 - 1618) - Spain (Toledo)

Pieter The Younger Claeissens

Pieter The Younger Claeissens (1540 - 1623) - Belgium (Brugge)

Hans Sebald Lautensack

Hans Sebald Lautensack (1520 - 1565) - Germany (Bamberg)

Peter Candid (Peter De Witte)

Peter Candid (Peter De Witte) (1548 - 1628) - Belgium (Bruges)

Pietro Francavilla (Pierre Franqueville)

Pietro Francavilla (Pierre Franqueville) (1548 - 1615) - France (Cambrai)

Hans Tirol

Hans Tirol (1505 - 1575) - Germany (Augsburg)

Mathieu Jacquet

Mathieu Jacquet (1545 - 1611) - France (Avon)

Kano Yukinobu

Kano Yukinobu (1513 - 1575) -

Theophanes The Cretan (Theophanes Strelitzas)

Theophanes The Cretan (Theophanes Strelitzas) (1527 - 1559) -

Carl Von Egeri

Carl Von Egeri (1510 - 1562) -


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