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Martin Schongauer

Alsatian painter and engraver

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
A leading figure in late medieval art north of the Alps; his influence spread outside of the Rhine Valley. He revitalized German painting through his clever assimilation of Netherlandish art and a sense of local tradition. He is noted for his refined draftsmanship and combined monumentality and delicacy.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500028143.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Martin Schongauer:

Martin Schongauer Agony in the Garden, 15th century Engraving
Martin Schongauer Christ before Pilate, 15th century Engraving
Martin Schongauer Virgin and Child on a Grassy Bench, 15th century
Martin Schongauer Madonna in a Courtyard, ca. 1480 Engraving
Martin Schongauer The Eagle of St. John, 15th century
Martin Schongauer Man of Sorrows between Mary and John, ca. 1470-1475 Engraving on paper shaped to the arched top
After Martin Schongauer The Betrayal of Christ, late 15th century (modern impression) Engraving
Monogrammist W. H. after Martin Schongauer, retouched by Master A. G. Christ Carrying the Cross, 15th century Engraving
Monogrammist b. g. Christ Bearing the Cross with St. Veronica, 15th century
Urs Graf the Elder after Martin Schongauer The Baptism of Christ, ca. 1503-1506 Engraving
Monogrammist W. H. after Martin Schongauer St. Simon, ca. 1480 Engraving
Monogrammist W. H. after Martin Schongauer St. Simon, ca. 1480 Engraving
Anonymous after Martin Schongauer The Birth of Christ, ca. 1508 Metal cut
Israhel van Meckenem the Younger after Martin Schongauer Death of the Virgin, ca. 1480-1500 Engraving
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