16 th  Century Art in Northern Europe & Spain
Europe in the 16 th  Century
The Reformation <ul><li>Began in 1517 </li></ul><ul><li>Reformation of the Catholic Church </li></ul><ul><li>Led to the cr...
North vs. South Intensely mystical & emotional Italian Humanism
Grunewald,  Isenheim Altarpiece, 1510-1515
View w/ open wings
Grunewald,  Resurrection
Third opening, Shrine by Nikolaus Hagenauer in 1490
Albrecht Durer: “Leonardo of the North” <ul><li>Travelled widely through Europe and became an international celebrity </li...
Durer,  Self Portrait , 1498 & 1500
 
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (St. John’s vision on Revelation), 1497-98
Durer,  The Fall of Man (Adam & Eve)  1504
Durer,  Knight, Death and the Devil,  1513
Young Hare , 1520 Great Piece of Turf , 1503
Durer,  The Four Apostles  1526
LUCAS CRANACH THE ELDER,  Allegory of Law and Grace , ca. 1530
Hans HOLBEIN the younger,  The French Ambassadors ,  1533
 
 
Holbein Portraits-  Erasmus of Rotterdam , 1523
Portrait of Henry VIII  1536
Portrait of Anne of Cleves  c.1539
Hieronymus  Bosch,  Garden of Earthly Delights , 1505-1510
 
 
Bosch altar closed
PIETER AERTSEN,  Butcher’s Stall , 1551.
CATERINA VAN HEMESSEN,  Self-Portrait , 1548.
Bruegel the Elder,  Hunters in the Snow, 1565
 
Bruegel,  The Peasant Wedding  1568
Bruegel,  The Peasant Dance,  1568
Bruegel,  The Tower of Babel,  1563
July 2008
Portal, Colegio de San Gregorio, Valladolid, Spain, ca. 1498.
El Greco,  Burial of Count Orgaz, 1586
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16th cen. northern renaissance 2011

  1. 1. 16 th Century Art in Northern Europe & Spain
  2. 2. Europe in the 16 th Century
  3. 3. The Reformation <ul><li>Began in 1517 </li></ul><ul><li>Reformation of the Catholic Church </li></ul><ul><li>Led to the creation of Protestant denominations in the Christian Church </li></ul>
  4. 4. North vs. South Intensely mystical & emotional Italian Humanism
  5. 5. Grunewald, Isenheim Altarpiece, 1510-1515
  6. 6. View w/ open wings
  7. 7. Grunewald, Resurrection
  8. 8. Third opening, Shrine by Nikolaus Hagenauer in 1490
  9. 9. Albrecht Durer: “Leonardo of the North” <ul><li>Travelled widely through Europe and became an international celebrity </li></ul><ul><li>Took trips to Italy to study Renaissance art </li></ul><ul><li>First artist to synthesize Northern European stylistic features (intricate detail, realistic rendering of objects, symbols hidden as everyday objects) and blend them with Italian features (classical body types, linear perspective) --- admired the work of Leonardo </li></ul><ul><li>First artist to keep a thorough record of his life (self-portraits, treatises on his thoughts, and a diary) </li></ul><ul><li>Important graphic artist --- best known for his engravings </li></ul><ul><li>Influenced significantly by Martin Luther and Protestant Reformation </li></ul>
  10. 10. Durer, Self Portrait , 1498 & 1500
  11. 12. Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (St. John’s vision on Revelation), 1497-98
  12. 13. Durer, The Fall of Man (Adam & Eve) 1504
  13. 14. Durer, Knight, Death and the Devil, 1513
  14. 15. Young Hare , 1520 Great Piece of Turf , 1503
  15. 16. Durer, The Four Apostles 1526
  16. 17. LUCAS CRANACH THE ELDER, Allegory of Law and Grace , ca. 1530
  17. 18. Hans HOLBEIN the younger, The French Ambassadors , 1533
  18. 21. Holbein Portraits- Erasmus of Rotterdam , 1523
  19. 22. Portrait of Henry VIII 1536
  20. 23. Portrait of Anne of Cleves c.1539
  21. 24. Hieronymus Bosch, Garden of Earthly Delights , 1505-1510
  22. 27. Bosch altar closed
  23. 28. PIETER AERTSEN, Butcher’s Stall , 1551.
  24. 29. CATERINA VAN HEMESSEN, Self-Portrait , 1548.
  25. 30. Bruegel the Elder, Hunters in the Snow, 1565
  26. 32. Bruegel, The Peasant Wedding 1568
  27. 33. Bruegel, The Peasant Dance, 1568
  28. 34. Bruegel, The Tower of Babel, 1563
  29. 35. July 2008
  30. 36. Portal, Colegio de San Gregorio, Valladolid, Spain, ca. 1498.
  31. 37. El Greco, Burial of Count Orgaz, 1586

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