Michael Pacher

Wikioo.org - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Michael Pacher

Style: Northern Renaissance

Place: Brixen

Born: 1435

Death: 1498

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Michael Pacher (c. 1435-August 1498) was an Austrian Tyrolean painter and sculptor active during the last quarter of the 15th century. His best-known work is the altarpiece at the church in the village of St. Wolfgang, Austria. This altarpiece contains scenes from the life of Jesus and the Virgin Mary. His influence is primarily North Italian, and ...