Albrecht Durer - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Albrecht Durer

Style: Northern Renaissance;High Renaissance

Place: Nurnberg

Born: 1471

Death: 1528

Nationality: Germany


Albrecht Dürer (German pronunciation:) (21 May 1471 - 6 April 1528) was a German painter, printmaker and theorist from Nuremberg. His prints established his reputation across Europe when he was still in his twenties, and he has been conventionally regarded as the greatest artist of the Northern Renaissance ever since. His well-known works include t...