Albrecht Durer

Greatest German and Dutch artist of the Renaissance

Albrecht's Background:

1-Born on May 21st, 1471 in Nurnberg: Germany and Died on April 6th, 1528 in Nurnberg: Germany

2-Lived in a family of 2 adults and 2 children=His parents and his brother

3-He made his first portrait of a friend at age 13

4-His work includes altarpieces, portraits and self-portraits, engravings, and woodcuts

Durer's Achievements

1-Albrecht was claimed the second greatest artist of the Renaissance

2-He made a very large amount of woodcarvings and paintings Throughout his career

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Albrecht's Impact on Today

Our present day painting is sometimes based from Albrecht Durer's artwork of painting and his wood carvings.

Durer's Parents & Brother