Albrecht Dürer

Albrecht Dürer

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Albrecht Dürer

Albrecht Dürer was one of the most important artists of the last millennium, who was among the first to achieve notoriety as a printmaker. Highly successful in his lifetime, he was patronized by emperor Maximilian I and published several influential treatise on drafting. He was instrumental in spreading the ideas of the Italian Renaissance to Northern Europe.

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Landscape with Cannon

Virgin with Child and Monkey

Christ Taking Leave From His Mother

Samson Rending the Lion