Gothic Era

 


 



Albrecht Durer


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Gothic Art Map
 
   
   
Exploration:
Albrecht Durer
 
 
    Formative Years: The First Journeys, 1483-1494    
    First Trip to Italy, 1494-1495    
    Durer's Workshop in Nuremberg, 1495-1505    
    Second Trip to Italy, 1505-1507    
    Nuremberg, 1507-1520    
    Journey to the Netherlands, 1520-1521    
    Final Years in Nuremberg, 1521-1528    
    The Self-Portraits    
    Conclusion    
    Chronological Table    
         
    GRAPHICS
 
   
    Exploration: Gothic Era  (Gothic and Early Renaissance)
 
 
 


 


Albrecht Durer

(b Nuremberg, 21 May 1471; d Nuremberg, 6 April 1528). Painter, draughtsman, printmaker and writer. Now considered by many scholars the greatest of all German artists, he not only executed paintings and drawings of the highest quality but also made a major contribution to the development of printmaking, especially engraving, and to the study of anthropometry.

 
 
 

 

The Revelation of St John


 

The Revelation of St John: Title page to the edition of 1498

1497-98
Woodcut
Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe
 
 
 
 

The Revelation of St John: Title page to the second Latin Edition of 1511

1497-98
Woodcut
Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe
 
 
 
 

The Revelation of St John: 1. The Martyrdom of St John the Evangelist

1497-98
Woodcut
Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe
 
 
 
 

The Revelation of St John: 2. St John's Vision of Christ and the Seven Candlesticks

1497-98
Woodcut
Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe
 
 
 
 

The Revelation of St John: 3. St John and the Twenty-four Elders in Heaven

1497-98
Woodcut
Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe
 

 

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