Hans Memling

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Style: Northern Renaissance;Early Netherlandish;Neo Expressionism

Place: Seligenstadt

Born: 1430

Death: 1494

Nationality: Germany


Hans Memling (also spelled Memlinc) (c. 1430 - 11 August 1494) was a German-born Early Netherlandish painter. Born in Seligenstadt, near Frankfurt in the Middle Rhein region, it is believed that Memling served his apprenticeship at Mainz or Cologne, and later worked in the Netherlands under Rogier van der Weyden (c. 1455-1460). He then went to Brug...