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Andrea Mantegna
 

Biography


Andrea Mantegna (1431 - 1506) - Italy (Isola Di Carturo)
Italian Renaissance, Renaissance


Andrea Mantegna (Italian: [anˈdrɛːa manˈteɲɲa] c. 1431 – September 13, 1506) was an Italian painter, a student of Roman archeology, and son-in-law of Jacopo Bellini. Like other artists of the time, Mantegna experimented with perspective, e.g. by lowering the horizon in order to create a sense of greater monumentality. His flinty, metallic landscape......
 
Filippino Lippi
 

Biography


Filippino Lippi (1457 - 1504) - Italy (Prato)


Filippino Lippi (April 1457 – April 1504) was an Italian painter working during the High Renaissance in Florence, Italy. Born Filippo Lippi in Prato, Tuscany, the illegitimate son of the painter Fra Filippo Lippi and Lucrezia Buti, Filippino first trained under his father. They moved to Spoleto, where Filippino served as workshop adjuvant in the co......
 
Antonio Allegri Da Correggio
 

Biography


Antonio Allegri Da Correggio (1489 - 1534) - Italy (Correggio)
High Renaissance, Mannerism


Antonio Allegri da Correggio (August 1489 – March 5, 1534), usually known as Correggio (Italian: [korˈreddʒo]), was the foremost painter of the Parma school of the Italian Renaissance, who was responsible for some of the most vigorous and sensuous works of the 16th century. In his use of dynamic composition, illusionistic perspective and dramatic f......
 
Albrecht Altdorfer
 

Biography


Albrecht Altdorfer (1480 - 1538) - Germany (Regensburg)
Northern Renaissance, Renaissance


Albrecht Altdorfer (c. 1480 – February 12, 1538) was a German painter, engraver and architect of the Renaissance working in Regensburg. Along with Lucas Cranach the Elder and Wolf Huber he is regarded to be the main representative of the so-called Danube School setting biblical and historical subjects against landscape backgrounds of expressive col......
 
Domenico Di Pace Beccafumi
 

Biography


Domenico Di Pace Beccafumi (1486 - 1551) - Italy (Montaperti)
Mannerism


Domenico di Pace Beccafumi (1486 – May 18, 1551) was an Italian Renaissance-Mannerist painter active predominantly in Siena. He is considered one of the last undiluted representatives of the Sienese school of painting. Domenico was born in Montaperti, near Siena, the son of Giacomo di Pace, a peasant who worked on the estate of Lorenzo Beccafumi. S......
 
Bernardino Luini
 

Biography


Bernardino Luini (1480 - 1532) - Italy (Runo)
High Renaissance


Bernardino Luini (c. 1480/82 – June 1532) was a North Italian painter from Leonardo's circle. Both Luini and Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio were said to have worked with Leonardo directly he was described to have taken "as much from Leonardo as his native roots enabled him to comprehend". Consequently, many of his works were attributed to Leonardo. He......
 
Andrea Della Robbia
 

Biography


Andrea Della Robbia (1435 - 1525) - Italy (Firenze)


Andrea della Robbia (October 24, 1435 – August 4, 1525) was an Italian Renaissance sculptor, especially in ceramics. Born in Florence, Robbia was the son of Marco della Robbia, whose brother, Luca della Robbia, popularized the use of glazed terra-cotta for sculpture. Andrea became Luca's pupil, and was the most important artist of ceramic glaze of ......
 
Bernhard Strigel
 

Biography


Bernhard Strigel (1461 - 1528) - Germany (Memmingen)
Northern Renaissance


Bernhard Strigel (c. 1461 – May 4, 1528) was a German portrait and historical painter of the Swabian school, the most important of a family of artists established at Memmingen. He was born at Memmingen and was probably a pupil of Zeitblom at Ulm. He stood in high favor with the Emperor Maximilian I, in whose service he repeatedly journeyed to Augsb......
 
Bernaert Van Orley
 

Biography


Bernaert Van Orley (1487 - 1541) - Belgium (Brussels)
Northern Renaissance


Bernard van Orley (between 1487 and 1491 – 6 January 1541), also called Barend or Barent van Orley, Bernaert van Orley or Barend van Brussel, was a leading artist in Dutch and Flemish Renaissance painting, though he was at least as active as a leading designer of Brussels tapestry and, at the end of his life, stained glass. Although he never visite......
 
Amico Aspertini
 

Biography


Amico Aspertini (1475 - 1552) - Italy (Bologna)


Amico Aspertini (c. 1474 – 1552), also called Amerigo Aspertini, is an Italian Renaissance painter whose complex, eccentric, and eclectic style anticipates Mannerism. He is considered one of the leading exponents of the Bolognese School of painting. He was born in Bologna to a family of painters (including Giovanni Antonio Aspertini, his father, an......
 
Ambrosius Benson
 

Biography


Ambrosius Benson (1497 - 1550) - Italy (Ferrara)


Ambrosius Benson (c. 1495/1500, in Ferrara or Milan – 1550, in Flanders) was an Italian painter who became a part of the Northern Renaissance. While many surviving paintings have been attributed, there is very little known of him from records, and he tended not to sign his work. He is believed to be responsible for mainly religious art, but also pa......
 
Cesare Da Sesto
 

Biography


Cesare Da Sesto (1477 - 1523) - Italy (Sesto Calende)


Cesare da Sesto (1477–1523) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance active in Milan and elsewhere in Italy. He was born in Sesto Calende, Lombardy. He is considered one of the Leonardeschi or artists influenced by Leonardo da Vinci, such as Bernardino Luini and Marco d'Oggione. He may have trained or worked with Baldassare Peruzzi in Rome in 1505......
 
Cosimo Rosselli
 

Biography


Cosimo Rosselli (1439 - 1507) - Italy (Florence)


Cosimo Rosselli (1439–1507) was an Italian painter of the Quattrocento, active mainly in his birthplace of Florence, but also Lucca earlier in his career, and from 1480 in the Sistine Chapel in Rome, where he painted some of the large fresco panels on the side walls. Despite being roughly the same age (slightly older in each case) as Sandro Bottice......
 
Antoniazzo Romano
 

Biography


Antoniazzo Romano (1430 - 1508) - Italy (Rome)


Antoniazzo Romano, born Antonio di Benedetto Aquilo degli Aquili (c. 1430 – c. 1510) was an Italian Early Renaissance painter, the leading figure of the Roman school during the 15th century. Antoniazzo was born in the Colonna rione of Rome. He was influenced at first by the decorative manner of Benozzo Gozzoli and Beato Angelico, as well as by the ......
 
Boccaccio Boccaccino
 

Biography


Boccaccio Boccaccino (1460 - 1525) - Italy (Ferrara)


Boccaccio Boccaccino (c. 1467 – c. 1525) was a painter of the early Italian Renaissance, belonging to the Emilian school. He is profiled in Vasari's Le Vite delle più eccellenti pittori, scultori, ed architettori (or, in English, Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects). He was born in Ferrara and studied there, probably und......
 
Alonso Gonzalez De Berruguete
 

Biography


Alonso Gonzalez De Berruguete (1490 - 1561) - Spain (Paredes De Nava)


Alonso González de Berruguete (Alonso Berruguete) (c. 1488 – 1561) was a Spanish painter, sculptor and architect. He is considered to be the most important sculptor of the Spanish Renaissance, and is known for his emotive sculptures depicting religious ecstasy or torment. Born in the town of Paredes de Nava, Berruguete studied art under the tutelag......
 
Benvenuto Di Giovanni Di Meo Del Guasta
 

Biography


Benvenuto Di Giovanni Di Meo Del Guasta (1436 - 1518) - Italy (Siena)


Benvenuto di Giovanni, also known as Benvenuto di Giovanni di Meo del Guasta (13 September 1436 – c. 1518) was an Italian painter and artist known for his choral miniatures, pavement designs, and frescoes. Working chiefly in Siena, he was first recognized to be working as an artist in 1453 and continued his work nearly until his death in approximat......
 
Bartolomeo Montagna
 

Biography


Bartolomeo Montagna (1450 - 1523) - Italy (Vicenza)


Bartolomeo Montagna (1450?– 11 October 1523) was an Italian Renaissance painter who mainly worked in Vicenza. He also produced works in Venice, Verona, and Padua. He is most famous for his many Madonnas and his works are known for their soft figures and depiction of eccentric marble architecture. He is considered to be heavily influenced by Giovann......
 
Bernt Notke
 

Biography


Bernt Notke (1440 - 1509) - Germany (Pomerania)


 Bernt Notke (help·info) (c. 1440 – before May 1509) was a late Gothic artist, working in the Baltic region. He has been described as one of the foremost artists of his time in northern Europe. Very little is known about the life of Bernt Notke. The Notke family came from Tallinn (Estonia) and his father was probably the trader and ship-owner Miche......
 
Bonifazio Veronese (Bonifazio De Pitati)
 

Biography


Bonifazio Veronese (Bonifazio De Pitati) (1487 - 1553) - Italy (Verona)


Bonifacio Veronese, birth name: Bonifacio de' Pitati (1487 – 19 October 1553) was an Italian Renaissance painter who was active in Venice. His work had an important influence on the younger generation of painters in Venice, particularly Andrea Schiavone and Jacopo Tintoretto. The artist was born in Verona from which his family moved to Venice aroun......
 
Shen Zhou
 

Biography


Shen Zhou (1427 - 1509) - China (Xiangcheng)


Shen Zhou (Chinese: 沈周 pinyin: Shěn Zhōu, 1427–1509), courtesy name Qi'nan (启南) and Shitian (石田), was a Chinese painter in the Ming dynasty. Shen Zhou was born into a wealthy family in Xiangcheng, near the thriving city of Suzhou, in the Jiangsu province, China. His genealogy traces his family's wealth to the late Yuan period, but only as far as Sh......
 
Bastiano Mainardi
 

Biography


Bastiano Mainardi (1460 - 1513) - Italy (San Gimignano)


Bastiano Mainardi (1460 – 1513) was an Italian painter born in San Gimignano. Most of what is known about his life comes from the writings of Giorgio Vasari. According to Vasari, he was portrayed in the Sassetti and Tornabuoni Chapels painted by Domenico Ghirlandaio, who was his brother-in-law and master. In 1485 he worked in San Marco, Florence, e......
 
Giovanni Di Niccolò Mansueti
 

Biography


Giovanni Di Niccolò Mansueti (1465 - 1527) - Italy (Venice)


Giovanni di Niccolò Mansueti (also known as Giovanni Mansueti c. 1465 – March 26, 1527) was an Italian painter. Little is known of his biography. He was active in Venice from 1485 to 1526. A pupil of Gentile Bellini, he worked in the antique style in the Miracles of the Cross painted around 1496-1502 for the Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelist......
 
Altobello Melone
 

Biography


Altobello Melone (1491 - 1543) - Italy (Cremona)


Altobello Melone (c. 1490-1491 – before 3 May 1543) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance. Melone was born in Cremona. His work merges Lombard and Mannerist styles. In Cremona, he encountered the elder Girolamo Romanino. He was commissioned in December 1516 to fresco the Cathedral of Cremona, work which continued till 1518. His contract require......
 
Ambrosius Holbein
 

Biography


Ambrosius Holbein (1494 - 1519) - Germany (Augsburg)


Ambrosius Holbein (c. 1494 – c. 1519) was a German and Swiss artist in painting, drawing and printmaking. He was the elder brother, by about three years, of Hans Holbein the Younger, but he appears to have died in his mid twenties leaving behind only a small body of work. Like his younger brother, he was born in Augsburg (which today is in Bavaria,......
 
Fernando Gallego
 

Biography


Fernando Gallego (1440 - 1507) - Spain (Salamanca)


Fernando Gallego (c. 1440 – 1507) was a Spanish painter, and his art is generally regarded as Hispano-Flemish in style. Gallego was likely born in Salamanca, Spain, and worked throughout Castile and Extremadura, most notably in Ciudad Rodrigo, Plasencia, Toro, and Zamora. Much of his biography has been traced through attributions of his work, but f......
 
Jörg Ratgeb
 

Biography


Jörg Ratgeb (1485 - 1526) - Germany (Schwäbisch Gmünd)


Jerg Ratgeb (also Jörg) (c.1480–1526) was a German painter and contemporary of Dürer. Ratgeb was born in Schwäbisch Gmünd. Around the turn of the 15th to 16th century, he appears to have spent time in Italy, where he came in contact with Italian Renaissance art and with the recently developed use of perspective in painting. After returning to Germa......
 
Diego De Siloe
 

Biography


Diego De Siloe (1495 - 1563) - Spain (Burgos)


Diego Siloe (englized). Really called as: Diego de Siloé (c. 1495 - 1563) was a Spanish Renaissance architect and sculptor, progenitor of the Granadan school of sculpture. He developed the majority of his work in Andalusia. Siloe was most likely the son of the Spanish-Flemish Gothic sculptor Gil de Siloé. He spent the first part of his artistic car......
 
Alfonso Lombardi
 

Biography


Alfonso Lombardi (1497 - 1537) - Italy (Ferrara)


Alfonso Lombardi (ca. 1497-1537), also known as Lombardi da Lucca, Alfonso da Ferrara and as Alfonso Lombardo, was an Italian sculptor and medalist who was born in Ferrara, Italy in 1497, and died in Bologna in 1537. He was very active in Bologna where he created a number of works that are still present in the most important churches of that city. ......
 
Daniel Hopfer
 

Biography


Daniel Hopfer (1470 - 1536) - Germany (Kaufbeuren)


Daniel Hopfer (circa 1470 in Kaufbeuren – 1536 in Augsburg) was a German artist who is widely believed to have been the first to use etching in printmaking, at the end of the fifteenth century. He also worked in woodcut. The son of Bartholomäus Hopfer, a painter, and his wife Anna Sendlerin, Daniel moved to Augsburg early in his life, and acquired ......
 
Domenico Morone
 

Biography


Domenico Morone (1442 - 1518) - Italy (Verona)


Domenico Morone (c. 1442 – 1518) was an Italian painter from Verona, painting in an early Renaissance style. Domenico Morone is known from a few panels, mainly depicting public festivals or tournaments, in which the figures in the crowds are small. One of his masterpieces is the canvas celebrating the Cacciata dei Bonacolsi (1494) (or Expulsion of ......
 
Andrea Del Sarto
 

Biography


Andrea Del Sarto (1486 - 1530) - Italy (Florence)
High Renaissance


This Holy Family painting was completed by the Italian Renaissance painter Andrea Sarto and housed in the Pinacoteca of the Gallerie Nazionali di Arte Antica (Palazzo Barberini) in Rome, Italy. The painting was commissioned in Florence by a Zanobi Strozzi for the chapel at his Villa of Rovezzano. It was cited by Vasari in his biography of Sarto, wh......
 
Damian Forment
 

Biography


Damian Forment (1480 - 1540) - Spain (Valencia)


Damià Forment (1480–1540) was a Spanish architect and sculptor, considered the most important Spanish sculptor of the 16th century. Forment studied in Rome and Florence before returning to his native town of Valencia. He worked there from 1500–09, and then moved to Zaragoza, where he kept his studio for the rest of his life. The sculptor Juan de Sa......
 
Jacob Cornelisz Van Oostsanen
 

Biography


Jacob Cornelisz Van Oostsanen (1470 - 1533) - Netherlands (Oostzaan)
Northern Renaissance


Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen (before 1470 – 1533) was a Northern Netherlandish designer of woodcuts and painter. He was one of the first important artists working in Amsterdam, at a time when it was a flourishing provincial town. Little is known about Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen's life. Historians rely mostly on the biographical sketch of him wr......
 
Ambrogio Da Fossano (Ambrogio Bergognone)
 

Biography


Ambrogio Da Fossano (Ambrogio Bergognone) (1453 - 1523) - Italy (Fossano)


Ambrogio Borgognone (variously known as Ambrogio da Fossano, Ambrogio di Stefano da Fossano, Ambrogio Stefani da Fossano or as il Bergognone or Ambrogio Egogni c. 1470s – 1523/1524) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period active in and near Milan. While he was nearly contemporary with Leonardo da Vinci, he painted in a style more akin to t......
 
Jacopo Barbari
 

Biography


Jacopo Barbari (1460 - 1516) -


Jacopo de' Barbari, sometimes known or referred to as de'Barbari, de Barberi, de Barbari, Barbaro, Barberino, Barbarigo or Barberigo (c. 1460/70 – before 1516), was an Italian painter and printmaker with a highly individual style. He moved from Venice to Germany in 1500, thus becoming the first Italian Renaissance artist of stature to work in North......
 
Giovanni Ambrogio De Predis
 

Biography


Giovanni Ambrogio De Predis (1455 - 1522) - Italy (Milan)


Giovanni Ambrogio de Predis (Preda, c. 1455 – Milan, c. 1508) was an Italian Renaissance painter, illuminator and designer of coins active in Milan. Ambrogio gained a reputation as a portraitist, including as a painter of miniatures, at the court of Ludovico Sforza. Ambrogio de Predis was born in a family of artists from Lombardy. His brothers and ......
 
Andrea Di Cristoforo Bregno
 

Biography


Andrea Di Cristoforo Bregno (1418 - 1506) - Italy (Osteno)


Andrea di Cristoforo Bregno (1418–1506) was an Italian sculptor and architect of the Early Renaissance who worked in Rome from the 1460s and died just as the High Renaissance was getting under way. He was born in Osteno, Lombardy, into one of the most famous artistic families in Northern Italy. His father, Cristoforo Bregno, and his brothers, Ambro......
 
Giulio Clovio
 

Biography


Giulio Clovio (1498 - 1578) - Croatia (Grižane)


Giorgio Giulio Clovio or Juraj Julije Klović (1498 – January 5, 1578) was an illuminator, miniaturist, and painter born in the Kingdom of Croatia, who was mostly active in Renaissance Italy. He is considered the greatest illuminator of the Italian High Renaissance, and arguably the last very notable artist in the long tradition of the illuminated m......
 
Andrea Dal Monte Sansovino
 

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Andrea Dal Monte Sansovino (1467 - 1529) - Italy (Monte San Savino)


Andrea dal Monte Sansovino or Andrea Contucci del Monte San Savino (c. 1467 – 1529) was an Italian sculptor active during the High Renaissance. His pupils include Jacopo Sansovino (no relation). He was the son of Niccolò di Domenico di Muccio, and was born at Monte San Savino near Arezzo, hence his name, which is usually softened to Sansovino. He w......
 
Derick Baegert
 

Biography


Derick Baegert (1440 - 1515) - Germany (Wesel)


Derik or Derick Baegert (ca. 1440 - after 1515) was a German late Gothic painter. Derick Baegert was probably born in Wesel around 1435-1440 to Johan Baegert, a merchant, and Mechtelt Mynreman. While his family wasn't very wealthy, Derick ended his life as one of the richer people of Wesel, living in a grand house on the Brückstrasse in the old tow......
 
Joachim Patinir
 

Biography


Joachim Patinir (1483 - 1524) -


Joachim Patinir, also called Patenier (c. 1480 – 5 October 1524), was a Flemish Renaissance painter of history and landscape subjects. He was Flemish, from the area of modern Wallonia, but worked in Antwerp, then the centre of the art market in the Low Countries. Patinir was a pioneer of landscape as an independent genre and he was the first Flemis......
 
Defendente Ferrari
 

Biography


Defendente Ferrari (1490 - 1540) - Italy (Turin)


Defendente Ferrari (c. 1480/1485 – c. 1540) was an Italian painter active in Piedmont. His work marks the transition from late Gothic traditions to Renaissance art in the region. Ferrari was born at Chivasso, near Turin. Here he trained and initially worked in the workshop of Giovanni Martino Spanzotti. Spanzotti had been the pre-eminent painter in......
 
Bastiano Da Sangallo
 

Biography


Bastiano Da Sangallo (1481 - 1551) - Italy (Florence)


Bastiano da Sangallo (1481 – May 31, 1551) was an Italian sculptor and painter of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Tuscany. He was a nephew of Giuliano da Sangallo and Antonio da Sangallo the Elder. He is usually known as Aristotile, a nickname he received from his air of sententious gravity. He was at first a pupil of Perugino, but afterwa......
 
Bernardo Zenale
 

Biography


Bernardo Zenale (1463 - 1526) - Italy (Treviglio)


Bernardo (or Bernardino) Zenale (c. 1460 – 1526) was an Italian painter and architect. Zenale was born in Treviglio, Lombardy, where in 1485 he finished the great polyptych for the church of St. Martin, together with his fellow Bernardino Butinone. Like Butinone, he is said to have trained with Vincenzo Civerchio. Later he collaborated to the decor......
 
Francesco Torbido
 

Biography


Francesco Torbido (1482 - 1562) - Italy (Venice)


Francesco Torbido (Venice 1486–1562) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Verona and Venice. He is also known as il Moro. He studied in Venice under Giorgione and then went to Verona and married the daughter of Count Zenovello Giusti. In the service of the Count, whose daughter he married, he became a pupil of the pain......
 
Fiorenzo Di Lorenzo
 

Biography


Fiorenzo Di Lorenzo (1445 - 1522) - Italy (Perugia)


Fiorenzo di Lorenzo (c. 1440 – 1522) was an Italian painter, of the Umbrian school. He lived and worked at Perugia, where most of his authentic works are still preserved in the Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria. Fiorenzo is known from a few signed works, including the Madonna of the Recommended (1476) and a niche with lunette, two wings and predella (......
 
Andrea Da Murano
 

Biography


Andrea Da Murano (1462 - 1512) - Italy (Venice)


Andrea da Murano, also known as Andrea di Giovanni (active 1463 to 1502) was an Italian painter, active mainly in Venice and the Venetian mainland. In 1468, he was given, along with Bartolomeo Vivarini, a commission for painting a canvas for the Scuola di San Marco. In 1472, he is known to have had a studio with his brother, the engraver Girolamo, ......
 
Alessandro Araldi
 

Biography


Alessandro Araldi (1460 - 1529) - Italy (Parma)


Alessandro Araldi (c. 1460 – c. 1529) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance, active mainly in Parma. Little is known of his biography. He apparently assisted with contemporary Cristoforo Caselli (il Temperello). His work shows the influences of the school of Melozzo da Forli and of early Venetian Renaissance painters such as Giovanni Bellini an......
 
Giorgio Schiavone
 

Biography


Giorgio Schiavone (1437 - 1504) - Italy (Scardone)


Giorgio Schiavone, or Juraj Ćulinović (Skradin, 1433 or 1436 – Šibenik, 1504), was a Croatian born painter, active in Italy and Dalmatia. As a young artist he became a pupil of Squarcione in Padua. He was active in Venice, Padua and Šibenik, where he later died. More......
 
Hans Maler
 

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Hans Maler (1480 - 1530) - Germany (Ulm)


Hans Maler zu Schwaz (1480/1488–1526/1529) was a German painter born in Ulm and active as portraitist in the village of Schwaz, near Innsbruck. Maler may have trained with the German artist Bartholomäus Zeitblom, who was chief master of the School of Ulm between 1484 and 1517. He painted numerous portraits of members of the Habsburg court at Innsbr......
 
Battista Dossi
 

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Battista Dossi (1490 - 1548) - Italy (Ferrara)


Battista Dossi (ca. 1490–1548), also known as Battista de Luteri, was an Italian painter who belonged to the Ferrara School of Painting. He spent nearly his entire career in service of the Court of Ferrara, where he worked with his older brother Dosso Dossi (c. 1489-1542). It is believed that Battista worked in the Rome studio of Raphael from 1517 ......
 
Francesco Rosselli
 

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Francesco Rosselli (1445 - 1510) - Italy (Florence)


Francesco Rosselli (1445 – before 1513) was an Italian miniature painter, and important engraver of maps and old master prints. He is described as a cartographer, although his contribution did not include any primary research and was probably limited to engraving, decorating and selling manuscript maps created by others. He created many important m......
 
Qiu Ying
 

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Qiu Ying (1494 - 1552) - China (Taicang)


Qiu Ying (Chinese: 仇英 pinyin: Qiú Yīng Wade–Giles: Ch'iu Ying 1494? – 1552) was a Chinese painter who specialized in the gongbi brush technique. Qiu Ying's courtesy name was Shifu (实父), and his pseudonym was Shizhou (十洲). He was born to a peasant family in Taicang (太仓 - now Jiangsu Province) and studied painting under Zhou Chen in Suzhou. Though Su......
 
Bernardino Gatti
 

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Bernardino Gatti (1495 - 1576) - Italy (Pavia)


Bernardino Gatti (c.1495 – 22 February 1576) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance, active mainly in Parma and Cremona. He is also commonly called il Sojaro. He was born in or near Pavia or Cremona. His early apprenticeship is unclear, though he was influenced by the pre-eminent local painters: Pordenone, alongside whose works are many of Gatti......
 
Dirck Jacobsz
 

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Dirck Jacobsz (1497 - 1567) - Netherlands (Amsterdam)


Dirck Jacobsz. (1496–1567) was a Dutch Renaissance painter. His exact birthplace is unknown, but it was somewhere near Amsterdam. Born into a family of painters, he was first trained by his father, Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen. Jacobsz was deeply influenced by the Mannerist style of fellow Amsterdam painter Jan van Scorel. His painting, The Crossb......
 
Benedetto Buglioni
 

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Benedetto Buglioni (1460 - 1521) - Italy (Florence)


Benedetto Buglioni (1459/1460–1521) was an Italian sculptor. Buglioni was born in Florence, son of another sculptor Giovanni di Bernardo. In the early 1480s Buglioni and his brother opened their own studio, and jointly worked on a number of commissions for various churches in the area. This includes works for the Church of Ognissanti, the church of......
 
Hans Wertinger
 

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Hans Wertinger (1465 - 1533) - Germany (Landshut)

 
Gerard Horenbout
 

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Gerard Horenbout (1465 - 1541) - Belgium (Ghent)


Gerard Horenbout (c. 1465–c. 1541) was a Flemish miniaturist, a late example of the Flemish Primitives. He is "likely and widely accepted" to be the Master of James IV of Scotland. Horenbout lived and worked in Ghent and is best known a manuscript illustrator. He also made stained glass, tapestries, embroidery designs, ironworks and panel painting.......
 
Bartolomeo Della Gatta
 

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Bartolomeo Della Gatta (1448 - 1502) - Italy (Firenze)

 
Bartolomeo Caporali
 

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Bartolomeo Caporali (1420 - 1505) - Italy (Perugia)


Bartolomeo (di Segnolo) Caporali (b Perugia, c. 1420 d Perugia, c. 1503 - 1505) was an Italian painter and miniaturist in Perugia, Umbria during the early Renaissance period. His style was influenced by Umbrian artists Gozzoli and Boccati, two of his first mentors, and continued to evolve as younger Umbrian artists came onto the scene, such as Fior......
 
Giovanni Buonconsiglio
 

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Giovanni Buonconsiglio (1465 - 1537) - Italy (Vicenza)


Giovanni Buonconsiglio (born Montecchio Maggiore c. 1465, died 1535 or 1537 active during 1497–1514) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Venice and his native Vicenza. Alternate names: Bonconsigli, Giovanni Il Marescalco Marescalco Buonconsiglio Il Marescalco. Buonconsiglio was probably apprenticed in Vicenza to Barto......
 
Domenico Capriolo
 

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Domenico Capriolo (1494 - 1528) - Italy (Treviso)

 
Antonio Da Sangallo The Younger
 

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Antonio Da Sangallo The Younger (1484 - 1546) - Italy (Florence)


Antonio da Sangallo the Younger (12 April 1484 – 3 August 1546), also known as Antonio da San Gallo, was an Italian architect active during the Renaissance, mainly in Rome and the Papal States. Sangallo was born Antonio Cordiani in Florence, the son of Bartolomeo Piccioni. His grandfather Francesco Giamberti was a woodworker, and his uncles Giulian......
 
Adam Kraft
 

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Adam Kraft (1460 - 1509) - Germany (Nuremberg)

 
Andrea Del Brescianino
 

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Andrea Del Brescianino (1487 - 1525) - Italy (Brescia)


Andrea del Brescianino or Dei Piccinelli was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Siena. Together with his brother Raffaello they were known as the Brescianini of Siena. He was the son of a dancing-master at Siena, where he flourished from 1507 to 1525. He was the pupil of a Sienese painter, named Giovanni Battista Giusi, ......
 
Maitre De Saint Barthelemy
 

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Maitre De Saint Barthelemy (1450 - 1510) -


The Master of the Saint Bartholomew Altarpiece (sometimes called the Master of the Saint Bartholomew Altar, ) was an Early Netherlandish painter active in Germany between 1475 /1480 and 1510. Despite his anonymity, he is one of the most recognizable artists of the early Renaissance period in German art. Almost nothing is known of his life, includin......
 
Christoph Weiditz
 

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Christoph Weiditz (1498 - 1559) - Germany (Freiburg)

 
Wen Zhengming
 

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Wen Zhengming (1470 - 1559) -


Wen Zhengming (November 28, 1470–1559), born Wen Bi, was a leading Ming dynasty painter, calligrapher, poet, and scholar. He was regarded as one of the Four Masters of Ming painting. Wen Zhengming was born Wen Bi near present-day Suzhou on November 28, 1470. He would later be known by his courtesy name, Zhengming. He had an elder brother, Wen Gui, ......
 
Cristoforo Solari
 

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Cristoforo Solari (1468 - 1524) - Italy


Cristoforo Solari (c. 1460–1527), also known as il Gobbo (the hunchbacked), was an Italian sculptor and architect. He was the brother of the painter Andrea Solari. Among his work, one of the most famous is the tomb of the dukes Ludovico il Moro and Beatrice d'Este for the Certosa di Pavia, carved between 1497 and 1499. For a while people thought he......
 
Girolamo Dai Libri
 

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Girolamo Dai Libri (1474 - 1555) -


Girolamo dai Libri (1474/1475 – July 2, 1555) was an Italian illuminator of manuscripts and painter of altarpieces, working in an early-Renaissance style. God the Father with His Right Hand Raised in Blessing (drawing by Girolamo dai Libri) Our Lady enthroned between St. Thomas and St. Augustine", Sant'Anastasia (Verona) Madonna della Quercia, 1533......
 
Anton Pilgram
 

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Anton Pilgram (1460 - 1516) - Czech Republic (Brno)


Anton Pilgram (also Anton Pilchramb) (around 1460, Brno (?) – 1516, Vienna) was a late medieval Austrian (German) architect and sculptor active in the area of today's Czech Republic (Moravia), Austria and western Germany. Pilgram is known as the sculptor of the portal of Old City Hall in Brno and craftsman of the pulpit in St. Stephen's Cathedral, ......
 
Erhard Schön
 

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Erhard Schön (1491 - 1542) - Germany (Nuremberg)


Erhard Schön (c. 1491–1542) was a German woodcut designer and painter. Schön was born in Nuremberg as the son of painter Max Schön III. He probably started to learn his trade as an artist in the workshop of his father. He was clearly influenced by the printmaking of Albrecht Dürer and may have contributed a few woodcuts to Dürer's Triumphal Arch (1......
 
Anton Koberger
 

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Anton Koberger (1442 - 1513) - Germany (Nurnberg)

 
Hans Daucher
 

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Hans Daucher (1486 - 1538) - Germany (Ulm)


Hans Daucher (1486, Augsburg – 1538, Stuttgart) was a German Renaissance wood carver, sculptor and medal designer. Hans and his father, the sculptor and woodcarver Adolf Daucher (c. 1460, Ulm – c. 1524, Augsburg), both worked in Augsburg and belonged to the Ulm School. Either Hans or Adolf produced the altarpiece weighing 370 talents which has been......
 
Bernardino Fasolo
 

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Bernardino Fasolo (1489 - 1526) - Italy (Pavia)

 
Benedetto Bordone
 

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Benedetto Bordone (1460 - 1531) - Italy (Padua)

 
Erasmus Grasser
 

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Erasmus Grasser (1450 - 1515) - Germany (Schmidmühlen)

 
Dosso Dossi (Giovanni Di Niccolò De Luteri)
 

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Dosso Dossi (Giovanni Di Niccolò De Luteri) (1486 - 1542) - Italy (San Giovanni Del Dosso)
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Donato Bramante
 

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Donato Bramante (1444 - 1514) - Italy (Fermignano)

 
Baldassare Peruzzi
 

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Baldassare Peruzzi (1481 - 1537) - Italy (Siena)

 
Andrea Solario
 

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Andrea Solario (1460 - 1524) - United Kingdom (Milan)
High Renaissance
 
Bartolomeo Suardi (Bramantino)
 

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Bartolomeo Suardi (Bramantino) (1465 - 1536) - Italy (Milan)

 
Barthel Bruyn The Elder
 

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Barthel Bruyn The Elder (1493 - 1555) - Germany (Wesel)

 
Colijn De Coter (Colyn Van Brusele)
 

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Colijn De Coter (Colyn Van Brusele) (1450 - 1522) - Belgium (Brussels)

 
Francesco Beccaruzzi
 

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Francesco Beccaruzzi (1492 - 1563) - Italy (Conegliano)

 
Master Of Elsloo
 

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Master Of Elsloo (1490 - 1550) - Netherlands (Limburg)

 
Biagio Rossetti
 

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Biagio Rossetti (1447 - 1516) - Italy (Ferrara)

 
Aldus Pius Manutius
 

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Aldus Pius Manutius (1449 - 1515) - Italy (Bassiano)

 
Attavante Degli Attavanti (Vante)
 

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Attavante Degli Attavanti (Vante) (1452 - 1525) - Italy (Castelfiorentino)

 
Francesco Signorelli
 

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Francesco Signorelli (1495 - 1553) - Italy (Cortona)

 
Francesco Vecellio
 

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Francesco Vecellio (1475 - 1560) - Italy (Pieve Di Cadore)

 
Antonio Solario (Lo Zingaro)
 

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Antonio Solario (Lo Zingaro) (1465 - 1514) - Italy (Venice)

 
Aertgen Claesz Van Leyden
 

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Aertgen Claesz Van Leyden (1498 - 1564) - Netherlands (Leiden)

 
Martino Piazza Da Lodi
 

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Martino Piazza Da Lodi (1478 - 1523) - Italy (Lombardy)

 
Adolf Daucher
 

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Adolf Daucher (1460 - 1523) - Germany (Ulm)

 
Paolo Moranda Cavazzola (Cavazzola)
 

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Paolo Moranda Cavazzola (Cavazzola) (1486 - 1522) - Italy (Verona)

 
Bernardino Di Mariotto Dello Stagno
 

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Bernardino Di Mariotto Dello Stagno (1478 - 1566) - Italy (Perugia)

 
Michael Ostendorfer
 

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Michael Ostendorfer (1492 - 1559) - Germany (Hemau)

 
Hans Leinberger
 

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Hans Leinberger (1478 - 1531) - Germany (Ulm)

 
 
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