Matthias Grünewald - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Matthias Grünewald

Style: Northern Renaissance;Regionalism

Place: Würzburg

Born: 1470

Death: 1528

Nationality: Germany


Matthias Grünewald or "Mathis" (as first name), "Gothart" or "Neithardt" (as surname), (c. 1470 - August 31, 1528), was an important German Renaissance painter of religious works, who ignored Renaissance classicism to continue the expressive and intense style of late medieval Central European art into the 16th century. Only ten paintings-several co...