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Hans Holbein the Elder


Name
Hans Holbein the Elder
Birth Year
1460
Death Year
1524
Country
Germany
Movement
Northern Renaissance

Hans Holbein the Elder Biography

Hans Holbein the Elder was born in Augsburg, the son of an artist, where he spent most of his life. From Augsburg he travelled to the other cities of Germany, such as Ulm, Munich, Frankfurt-am-Mein, etc. to fulfill commissions, mostly for churches and monasteries.


Hans Holbein the Elder 6 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Hans Holbein the Elder Bibliography

Hans Holbein der Ältere. by N. Lieb and A Strange. Berlin. 1960.

Painting of Europe. XIII-XX centuries. Encyclopedic Dictionary. Moscow. Iskusstvo. 1999.