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Albert Durer

by T. Sturge Moore

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9791560M
    ISBN 101426437021
    ISBN 109781426437021

    The below artworks are the most important by Albrecht Dürer - that both overview the major creative periods, and highlight the greatest achievements by the artist. Artwork description & Analysis: This is the third woodcut in Dürer's terrifying Apocalypse series, which contains altogether fifteen scenes from the Book of Revelations. Albrecht Dürer (–) Albrecht Dürer was born on , in Nuremberg, Germany, to Albrecht Dürer the Elder and Barbara Holper. He was the second of eighteen children, many of whom passed away in childhood. When Dürer was thirteen, he became an apprentice to his father, a goldsmith.

    Albrecht Dürer has books on Goodreads with ratings. Albrecht Dürer’s most popular book is The Complete Woodcuts of Albrecht Dürer. Fine, a gorgeeous book with Quarter Leather & Marbled Boards, linen end pages, and woodcuts by Albrect Durer and Jost Amman. A Presentation Copy, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by Raintree Press publisher Fredric Brewer to Carl Jackson - " To Edmund Spenser's lovely lines may I add: "Sanity after steamship" for Carl Jackson from Fredric Brewer 19 June ".

    Albrecht Dürer (/ˈdʊərər, ˈdjʊərər/; German: [ˈalbʁɛçt ˈdyːʁɐ]; 21 May – 6 April ) was a painter, printmaker, and theorist of the German in Nuremberg, Dürer established his reputation and influence across Europe when he was still in his twenties due to his high-quality woodcut place: Nuremberg, Germany. Dürer felt it was important to produce artistic allegories for new conceptions of the human. For example, his famous series of prints, Knight, Death, and the Devil (), St. Jerome in His Study (), and Melencolia I (), represent the three spheres of human .


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Albert Durer by T. Sturge Moore Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book is vividly written with clearly printed drawings from Albrecht Durer. It is Albert Durer book very good book for a description of Albrecht Durer’s life through introducing his artistic works period by period/5(18).

Albert Durer on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.3/5(1). Albrecht Dürer (äl´brĕkht dür´ər), –, German painter, engraver, and theoretician, most influential artist of the German school, erg.

Early Life and Work The son of a goldsmith, Dürer was an apprentice, first in his father's workshop and later until in the studio of the painter his bachelor journey, which took him to Colmar, Basel, and Strasbourg.

Albert Durer [T. Sturge Moore] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The present volume, then, is not the result of new research; nor is it an abstract resuming historical and critical discoveries on its subject up to date. Of this latter there are. Durer's Drawings for the Prayer-Book of Emperor Maximilian I: 53 Plates (Dover Books on Fine Art) by Albrecht Durer (Illustrator) avg rating — 0 ratings — Albert Durer book   Albrecht Dürer was born in the German city of Nuremberg in Mayone of 18 children born to Albrecht and Barbara Dürer (only three of whom survived to adulthood).

His father — after whom he was named — was a successful goldsmith of Hungarian heritage, and young Albrecht apprenticed with him before deciding on an artistic career instead.

In his Four Books on Human Proportion (), Dürer elaborated on the veracity of nature; this example vibrantly illustrates how the depicted object becomes the work of art itself. Dürer's studies of animals were so impressive that they inspired other artists to replicate them or make variations of similar subjects, such as Hans Hoffmann's copy (Dian Woodner Collection, Intended Gift to the National Gallery of Art).

Albrecht Dürer’s vast body of work includes religious pieces, portraits, and prints. Famous paintings include a self-portrait from and the so-called Four Apostles ().

He was also known for his woodcuts and copper engravings, notably The Apocalypse series (), Adam and Eve (), Saint Jerome in His Study (), and The Rhinoceros (). Durer's initially piece was a self-picture that was made utilizing silverpoint at 13 years old.

He employed silverpoint for various illustrations, especially those dated after and his visit to the Netherlands. Watercolors by Albrecht DURER and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Albrecht Durer was not only an artist.

He also wrote theoretical books on geometrical forms and proportions, and even a book on fortifications. His "Four Books on Measurement" deal with geometry, from linear geometry to polygons or two-dimensional geometry. Soft Cover.

Condition: Fine. First Edition By This Publisher. pages. ( grams); >>>"A biography of Albrecht Durer, one of the most influential artists of the Renaissance and Reformation. In addition to creating hundreds of engravings, woodcuts, drawings, and paintings, he wrote books on geometry, fortification, and human proportions.

St John eating the book: Apocalypse: x B70 The woman of the Apocalypse and the seven-headed dragon: Apocalypse: x B71 St Michael fighting the Dragon: Apocalypse: x B72 The Whore of Babylon: Apocalypse: x B73 The beast with the lamb's horns and the beast with Drawings, watercolours: Young Hare ().

Albert Durer book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is 2/5(1). A Review of the Top Woodcut Series by Albrecht Durer - Albrecht pieces are covered in 4 series, and they include the Large Passion, the Small Passion, the Apocalypse, and Life of the Virgin.

The Large Passion: The original woodcuts were done by Albrecht between and According to Walter Strauss (Albrecht Dürer Woodcuts and Wood Blocks [NY: Abaris Books, ], p. and after), Dürer began the Small Woodcut Passion sometime in orcompleted it inand published it in with Latin verses by Benedictus Chelidonius facing each plate.

The Apocalypse, a series of 15 woodcuts, was created by famous artist Albrecht Dürer. Since the composition was inspired by the Book of Revelations, the woodcuts were filled with dramatic imagery of dragons and demons among other frightening creatures.

Just by looking at them, even illiterate masses understood the story St John was telling in. Albert Durer Paperback – Aug by T Sturge Moore (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

See all 24 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — 3/5(1).

His book on human proportions was not published until six months after his death. The P.I. Nixon Library houses a 1st Edition copy in Latin of De Symmetria Partium in Rectics Formis Humanorum Corporum.

This book shows the original woodcuts issued by Dürer and displays many different perspectives of. Book Illuminations. This Handlist-consistently referred to in the text-is not a "critical catalogue" but a mere inventory which, it is hoped, will help the English-speaking reader to find his way through the vast and bewildering mass of material which, rightly or wrongly, is associated with the name of Albrecht Durer.

Albrecht Dürer artists' watercolour pencils provide artists with great versatility of expression when drawing, shading and painting in watercolours.Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.The TASCHEN introduction to Albrecht Dürer, German Renaissance polymath, famed for his woodcut Date: