Hans Baldung

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Style: Northern Renaissance

Place: Swabia

Born: 1484

Death: 1545

Nationality: Germany


Hans Baldung, known as Hans Baldung Grien/Grün (c. 1484-1545) was a German Renaissance artist in painting and printmaking in woodcut. He was considered the most gifted student of Albrecht Dürer. The son of a lawyer, he was born Hans Baldung at Schwäbisch Gmünd in Swabia, Germany and moved to Strassburg (now Strasbourg) in 1484. He was the only male...