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List of 31 Northern Renaissance Famous Artists Painters

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Jan Van Eyck

Jan Van Eyck (1390 - 1441) - Netherlands (Maaseik)

Northern Renaissance, Renaissance

Jan van Eyck (Dutch: [ˈjɑn vɑn ˈɛik]) (before c. 1390 – 9 July 1441) was an Early Netherlandish painter active in Bruges. He is one of the founders of Early Netherlandish painting and one of the most significant representatives of Early Northern Renaissance art. The few surviving records of his early life indicate that he was born around 1380–1390,......


Hans Holbein The Younger

Hans Holbein The Younger (1497 - 1545) - Italy (Augsburg (Free Imperial City))

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Hans Holbein the Younger (German: Hans Holbein der Jüngere) (c. 1497 – between 7 October and 29 November 1543) was a German artist and printmaker who worked in a Northern Renaissance style, known as one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century. He also produced religious art, satire, and Reformation propaganda, and he made a significant con......


Rogier Van Der Weyden

Rogier Van Der Weyden (1400 - 1464) - Belgium (Tournai)

Early Netherlandish, Northern Renaissance

Rogier van der Weyden (Dutch: [roːˈɣiːr vɑn dɛr ˈʋɛi̯də(n)]) or Roger de la Pasture (1399 or 1400 – 18 June 1464) was an Early Netherlandish painter whose surviving works consist mainly of religious triptychs, altarpieces and commissioned single and diptych portraits. He was highly successful and internationally famous in his lifetime his paintings......


Hieronymus Bosch

Hieronymus Bosch (1450 - 1516) - Netherlands ('S-Hertogenbosch)

Renaissance, Northern Renaissance, Symbolism

Hieronymus Bosch (/haɪ.əˈrɒnɪməs ˈbɒʃ/ ( listen) Dutch: [ɦijeːˈroːnimʏz ˈbɔs] ( listen) born Jheronimus van Aken [jeːˈroːnimʏs fɑn ˈaːkə(n)] c. 1450 – 9 August 1516) was a Dutch/Netherlandish draughtsman and painter from Brabant. He is widely considered one of the most notable representatives of the Early Netherlandish painting school. His work is ......


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......


Hans Memling

Hans Memling (1430 - 1494) - Germany (Seligenstadt)

Northern Renaissance, Early Netherlandish

Hans Memling (also spelled Memlinc c. 1430 – 11 August 1494) was a German painter who moved to Flanders and worked in the tradition of Early Netherlandish painting. He was born in the Middle Rhine region, and probably spent his childhood in Mainz. He had moved to the Netherlands by 1465 and spent time in the Brussels workshop of Rogier van der Weyd......


Albrecht Durer

Albrecht Durer (1471 - 1528) - Italy (Nuremberg)

Northern Renaissance, High Renaissance

Albrecht Dürer (/ˈdjʊərər/ 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.He was in communication with the major Italian ar......


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......


Martin Schongauer

Martin Schongauer (1448 - 1491) - Germany (Augsburg)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Martin Schongauer (c. 1445, Colmar – 2 February 1491, Breisach), also known as Martin Schön ("Martin beautiful") or Hübsch Martin ("pretty Martin") by his contemporaries, was an Alsatian engraver and painter. He was the most important printmaker north of the Alps before Albrecht Dürer. Schongauer was born in about 1440 in Colmar, Alsace, probably t......


Matthias Grünewald

Matthias Grünewald (1480 - 1528) - Germany (Würzburg)

Northern Renaissance, Regionalism

Matthias Grünewald (c. 1470 – 31 August 1528) was a German Renaissance painter of religious works who ignored Renaissance classicism to continue the style of late medieval Central European art into the 16th century. His first name is also given as Mathis and his surname as Gothart or Neithardt. Only ten paintings—several consisting of many panels—a......


Albrecht Altdorfer

Albrecht Altdorfer (1480 - 1538) - Germany (Regensburg)

Northern Renaissance, Renaissance

Albrecht Altdorfer (c. 1480 – February 12, 1538) was a German painter, engraver and architect of the Renaissance working in Regensburg. Along with Lucas Cranach the Elder and Wolf Huber he is regarded to be the main representative of the so-called Danube School setting biblical and historical subjects against landscape backgrounds of expressive col......


Hugo Van Der Goes

Hugo Van Der Goes (1440 - 1482) - Belgium (Ghent)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Hugo van der Goes (probably Ghent c. 1430/1440 – Auderghem 1482) was one of the most significant and original Flemish painters of the late 15th century. Van der Goes was an important painter of altarpieces as well as portraits. He introduced important innovations in painting through his monumental style, use of a specific colour range and individua......


Lucas Van Leyden

Lucas Van Leyden (1494 - 1533) - Netherlands (Leiden)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Lucas van Leyden (1494 – 8 August 1533), also named either Lucas Hugensz or Lucas Jacobsz, was a Dutch engraver and painter. Lucas van Leyden was among the first Dutch exponents of genre painting and is generally regarded as a very accomplished engraver. Lucas was the son of painter Huygh Jacobsz. He was born, died, and was mainly active in Leiden.......


Gerard David

Gerard David (1450 - 1523) - Netherlands (Oudewater)

Early Netherlandish, Northern Renaissance

Gerard David (c. 1460 – 13 August 1523) was an Early Netherlandish painter and manuscript illuminator known for his brilliant use of color. Only a bare outline of his life survives, although some facts are known. He may have been the Meester gheraet van brugghe who became a master of the Antwerp guild in 1515. He was very successful in his lifetime......


Petrus Christus

Petrus Christus (1410 - 1475) - Belgium (Baarle-Hertog)

Northern Renaissance, Early Netherlandish

Petrus Christus (c. 1410/1420 – 1475/1476) was an Early Netherlandish painter active in Bruges from 1444, where, along with Hans Memling, he became the leading painter after the death of Jan van Eyck. He was influenced by van Eyck and Rogier van der Weyden and is noted for his innovations with linear perspective and a meticulous technique which see......


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......


Quentin Massys

Quentin Massys (1466 - 1530) - Belgium (Leuven)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Quentin Massys (Dutch: Quinten Matsijs) (1466–1530) was a Belgian painter in the Flemish tradition and a founder of the Antwerp school. He was born at Leuven, where legend states he was trained as an ironsmith before becoming a painter. Matsys was active in Antwerp for over 20 years, creating numerous works with religious roots and satirical tenden......


Nicholas Hilliard

Nicholas Hilliard (1577 - 1619) - United Kingdom (Exeter)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Nicholas Hilliard (c. 1547 – 7 January 1619) was an English goldsmith and limner best known for his portrait miniatures of members of the courts of Elizabeth I and James I of England. He mostly painted small oval miniatures, but also some larger cabinet miniatures, up to about ten inches tall, and at least two famous half-length panel portraits of ......


Joachim Beuckelaer

Joachim Beuckelaer (1533 - 1573) - Belgium (Antwerp)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Joachim Beuckelaer (c. 1533 – c. 1570/4) was a Flemish painter specialising in market and kitchen scenes with elaborate displays of food and household equipment. He also painted still lifes with no figures in the central scene. His development of the genre of market and kitchen scenes was influential on the development of still life art in Northern......


Joos Van Cleve

Joos Van Cleve (1485 - 1540) - Germany (Kleve)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Joos van Cleve (/ˈkleɪvə/ also Joos van der Beke c. 1485 – 1540/1541) was a painter active in Antwerp around 1511 to 1540. He is known for combining traditional Netherlandish painting techniques with influences of more contemporary Renaissance painting styles. An active member and co-deacon of the Guild of Saint Luke of Antwerp, he is known mostly ......


Bernhard Strigel

Bernhard Strigel (1460 - 1528) - Germany (Memmingen)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Bernhard Strigel (c. 1461 – 4 May 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 Memmingen and was probably a pupil of Zeitblom at Ulm. He stood in high favor with the Emperor Maximilian I, in whose service he repeatedly journeyed to Augsbu......


Hans Baldung

Hans Baldung (1485 - 1545) - Germany (Swabia)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Hans Baldung Grien or Grün (c. 1484 – September 1545) was a German artist in painting and printmaking who was considered the most gifted student of Albrecht Dürer. Throughout his lifetime, Baldung developed a distinctive style, full of color, expression and imagination. His talents were varied, and he produced a great and extensive variety of work ......


Dieric The Younger Bouts

Dieric The Younger Bouts (1415 - 1475) - Belgium (Leuven)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Dieric Bouts (born ca. 1415 – 6 May 1475) was an Early Netherlandish painter. Very little is known about Bouts' early life, but he was greatly influenced by Jan van Eyck and by Rogier van der Weyden, under whom he may have studied. He is first documented in Leuven in 1457 and worked there until his death in 1475. Bouts was among the first northern ......


Konrad Witz

Konrad Witz (1400 - 1446) - Germany (Rottweil)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

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 Draft of Fishes (a portion of a lost altarpiece) has been credited as the earliest extant faithful portrayal of a landscape in European art history, bein......


Jacob Cornelisz Van Oostsanen

Jacob Cornelisz Van Oostsanen (1470 - 1533) - Netherlands (Oostzaan)

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen (before 1470 – 1533) was a Northern Netherlandish designer of woodcuts and painter. He was one of the first important artists working in Amsterdam, at a time when it was a flourishing provincial town. Little is known about Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen's life. Historians rely mostly on the biographical sketch of him wr......


Jean Hey

Jean Hey United Kingdom

Northern Renaissance, Northern Renaissance

Jean Hey (or Jean Hay) (fl. c. 1475 – c. 1505), now generally identified with the artist formerly known as the Master of Moulins, was an Early Netherlandish painter working in France and the Duchy of Burgundy, and associated with the court of the Dukes of Bourbon. Little is known about Hey, whose style has led to speculation that he may have studie......







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