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Lucas Cranach, the elder

P. Descargues

Lucas Cranach, the elder

by P. Descargues

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Published by Oldbourne .
Written in English

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  • Cranach, L.

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    Statementby P. Descargues.
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    Open LibraryOL19575128M

    The world-famous renaissance painter Lucas Cranach the Elder was born in Kronach in as Lucas Maler. Like many important painters he took the name of his hometown. There, where his birthplace was probably situated, on the marketplace in front of the New Town Hall of Kronach, a memorial reminds the passer-bys of the famous citizen. Lucas Cranach the Elder, Wittenberg Altarpiece () The Reformation was the formation of the Protestant church by Martin Luther after splitting from the Catholic Church. Lucas Cranach, the artist, was in fact a friend of Luther’s and painted portraits of him and his wife Katharine; he was also a devout reformer who produced many religious.

    Law and Gospel (Cranach) explained. Law and Gospel (or Law and Grace) is one of a number of thematically linked, allegorical panel paintings by Lucas Cranach the Elder from about The paintings, intended to illustrate Lutheran ideas of salvation, are exemplars of Lutheran Merkbilder, which were simple, didactic illustrations of Christian doctrine.   Lucas Cranach the Elder (Lucas Cranach der Ältere, 4 October – 16 October ) 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 of the leaders of the Protestant Reformation, whose cause he embraced with enthusiasm, Children: Barbara Brück, Anna Pfreund, Hans Cranach, Lucas Cranach the Younger, Ursula Dasch.

    The MMA panel shows at the lower right the insignia of Lucas Cranach the Elder in its form before , and the technique and execution of the painting are entirely consistent with the paintings of Cranach and his workshop in the early s, a date also supported by Judith's costume. Lucas Cranach the Elder (German: Lucas Cranach der Ältere German pronunciation: [ˈluːkas ˈkʁaːnax dɛɐ̯ ˈʔɛltəʁə], c. – 16 October ) 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 of the leaders of the.


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Lucas Cranach the Elder () is the most influential painter of the German Reformation. In collaboration with Lucas Cranach Luther (), Cranach produced innovative paintings which made the complex ideas of Lutheran Christianity understandable to a wide range of viewers and inspired later generations of by: 3.

Lucas Cranach () was one of the greatest artists of the Renaissance, as shown by the diversity of his artistic Lucas Cranach as well as his awareness of the social and political events of this time. He developed a number of painting techniques which were afterwards used by several generations of artists/5(2).

Lucas Cranach, the Elder, original name Lucas Müller, (bornCranach, bishopric of Bamberg [now Kronach, Germany]—died OctoWeimar, Saxe-Weimar), leading painter of Saxony, and one of the most important and influential artists in 16th-century German his vast output of paintings and woodcuts, the most important are altarpieces, court portraits and portraits of the.

Lucas Cranach the Elder (German: Lucas Cranach der Ältere German pronunciation: [ˈluːkas ˈkʁaːnax dɛɐ̯ ˈʔɛltəʁə], c. – 16 October ) Lucas Cranach 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.

Lucas Cranach the Elder This painting, which shows Saints Christina and Ottilia, was part of a multi-panelled altarpiece made by Cranach inshortly after he was appointed court painter to the Elector of Saxony, Friedrich the Christina of Bolsena was a third-century virgin martyr.

Lucas Cranach the Elder embodies the ideals of Renaissance man active not only as a painter and printmaker, but also as an entrepreneur and politician. Little can be stated with any certainty about his early life except that he was born in the town of Kronach in Northern Franconia as one of four children to the painter Hans Maler and that his.

Lucas Cranach the Elder () is the most influential painter of the German Reformation. In collaboration with Martin Luther (), Cranach produced innovative paintings which made the complex ideas of Lutheran Christianity understandable to a wide range of viewers and inspired later generations of artists.5/5(3).

Title: Judith with the Head of Holofernes Creator: Lucas Cranach the Elder Date Created: / Style: German Renaissance Provenance: in the Imperial Collections since / Physical Dimensions: w x h cm Inventory Number: GG Artist Biography: Lucas Cranach the Elder took his surname from his birthplace, Kronach, where he probably trained with his painter father.

Lucas Cranach the Elder made an impression on the Reformation not through his ideas, his books, or his ecclesiastical service, but his art.

As the Saxon court painter in Wittenberg for Frederick the Wise, he produced many works of art that were emblematic of Protestant theology at the time of the Reformation. Lucas Cranach the Elder Adam and Eve brilliantly combines devotional meaning with pictorial elegance and invention.

The scene is set in a forest clearing where Eve stands before the Tree of Knowledge, caught in the act of handing an apple to a bewildered Adam. Lucas Cranach the Elder. (b) by H. Kuenzel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Lucas Cranach Elder Turnier auf dem Marktplatz jpg 1, × 1,; KB Lucas Cranach the Elder - Calvary - Google Art 1, × 2,; MB Lucas Cranach, o Velho - Cristo na × ; KB.

Adam and Eve is a pair of paintings by German Renaissance master Lucas Cranach the Elder, dating fromhoused in the Uffizi, Florence, Italy.

There are other paintings by the same artist with the same title, depicting the subjects either together in a double portrait or separately in a pair of portraits, for instance at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna, the Courtauld Gallery in Artist: Lucas Cranach the Elder.

The Passional was Lucas Cranach the Elder’s first illustrated publication. Pictorial models of the Passion of Christ as positive examples are juxtaposed with the transgressions of the pope’s church and used to defame the Roman Catholic Church.

One of the greatest artists of the 16th-century, Lucas Cranach the Elder employed his talents in a variety of genres, including portraiture, etching, and engraving. This work examines Cranach's oeuvre - the portraits and female nudes, for which he is most famous; his religious and mythological works; his hunting and nature scenes.

This study provides the first comprehensive description of the materials, techniques and studio practices of German painter Lucas Cranach the Elder.

Gunnar Heydenreich draws on detailed technical examination of Cranach’s paintings, as well as analysis of documentary sources, to explain the characteristic elements of more than three hundred of 4/5(3).

The Bust of St. Peter by Lucas Cranach the Elder ca. A work from the collections of the de Young and Legion of Honor museums of San Francisco, CA. Lucas Cranach, the Elder Title Wittenberg Reliquary Book (Wittenberger Heiligthumsbuch) Origin Germany Date Medium Woodcut engraving and letterpress on cream laid paper, in original limp brown goatskin with wrap-around fore-edge flap, decorated with a blind outer fillet frame with intersecting interior blind lines Dimensions x mm.

Death. Lucas Cranach the Elder died on 16 October at Weimar in Germany. The house in which he lived still stands in the marketplace. He is commemorated as an artist by the Lutheran Church on 6 April.

Cranach's Art Influences. Cranach's art in its prime was slightly affected by the art of the Italians, but was also similar to that of the Netherlands and Germans. Zeichnungen. 31 farbige Tafeln. Herausgegeben von Werner Schade. Insel-Bücherei Nr. by Lucas Cranach der Ältere and a great selection of related books.

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Lucas.St Anne in front of a landscape Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder Private Collection -