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Benson Ambrosius

 

 

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(1495 - 1550)

Ambrosius Benson was born in Italy but began working in Bruges in 1518. Initially, he worked as an assistant to Gerard David. His paintings were successful in the Italian and Spanish markets and were created specifically for export to those locations. He painted primarily religious paintings but also produced some portraits.



La Piedad

 

 

 


Holy Family with St John the Baptist as a Child

 


Santo Tomás y un donante

 


Rest on the Flight into Egypt

 


The Lamentation

 


Apotheosis of Virgin Mary with Prophets and Sybille

 


Piedad al pie de la Cruz

 


Lamentation of Christ

 


Portrait of a Man in Prayer

 


Mary Magdalene

 


Triptych of Madonna with Child

 


Portrait of Otho Stochoven

 


Virgin with the Pear

 


Santa Ana, el nino Jesus y la Virgen

 


El nacimiento de la Virgen

 


El abrazo ante la puerta dorada

 

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