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Dürer, Albrecht 1471-1528

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Works: 7,179 works in 14,095 publications in 13 languages and 132,531 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Records and correspondence  Diaries  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Poetry  Art 
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Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Honoree, Engraver, Creator, Dedicatee, Other, Inventor, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Wood -engraver, Contributor, Performer, Adapter, Composer, Draftsman, Metal-engraver, Arranger
Classifications: ND588.D9, 759.3
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The essential Dürer ( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albrecht Durer (1471-1528), perhaps the most famous of all German artists, embodies the modern ideal of the Renaissance man--he was a remarkable painter, printmaker, draftsman, designer, theoretician, and even a poet. More is known about his thoughts and his life than about any other Northern European master of his time, since he wrote extensively about himself, his family's history, his travels, and his friends. His woodcuts and engravings were avidly collected and copied across Europe, and they quickly established his reputation as a master. Praised in life and elegized in death by such thinkers as Martin Luther and Erasmus, he served Emperor Maximilian and other leading church and secular princes in the Holy Roman Empire. Although there is a vast specialized literature on the Nuremberg master, This book fills the need for a foundational work that covers the major aspects of his career. The essays included in this book, written by leading scholars from the United States and Germany, provide an accessible, up-to-date examination of Durer's art and person as well as his posthumous fame. The essays address an array of topics, from separate and detailed studies of his paintings, drawings, printmaking, and sculpture, to broader concerns such as his visits to and interactions with Venice and the Netherlands, his personal relationships, and his relationships with other artists. Collectively these stimulating essays explore the brilliance of Durer's creativity and the impact he had on his world, exposing him as an artist fully engaged with the tumultuous intellectual and religious challenges of his time
Of the just shaping of letters by Albrecht Dürer ( Book )
23 editions published between 1917 and 1969 in English and German and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A republication of the 1917 translation of the sixteenth-century German artist's instructional treatise on the geometric construction of Roman capitals, with precise directions for each letter and general directions for Gothic capitals and miniscules
Albrecht Durer and his legacy : the graphic work of a Renaissance artist by Giulia Bartrum ( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows Albrecht Dürer's career from his first work in the medieval tradition of Martin Schongauer, through his Italian education in the classical tradition, to his sophisticated development of the woodcut and engraving techniques that changed the history of printmaking
Albrecht Dürer, paintings, prints, drawings by Peter Strieder ( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and German and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The writings of Albrecht Dürer by Albrecht Dürer ( Book )
8 editions published in 1958 in English and German and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albrecht Dürer by Ernest Lloyd Raboff ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the German painter and printmaker accompanies fifteen color reproductions and critical interpretations of his works
Dürer: the artist and his drawings by Christopher White ( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerome: the biography of a poem by Randall Jarrell ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albrecht Dürer: the landscape water-colours by Walter Koschatzky ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete drawings of Albrecht Dürer by Walter L Strauss ( Book )
15 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unterweisung der Messung mit dem Zirkel und Richtscheit. Faksimiledruck nach der Urausgabe vom Jahre 1525 by Albrecht Dürer ( Book )
87 editions published between 1525 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The early Dürer by Albrecht Dürer ( Book )
12 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is devoted to Albrecht Dürer's early art and the circumstances of the young painter's life that enabled his unique work. Literature about Dürer fills library shelves. Does this mean everything has already been said about the artist? Far from it, according to the scholars at the Germanisches Nationalmuseum and their international partners in the Early Dürer Project. Their essays deal with the core phenomena of Dürer's early work, ranging from the artist's biography and surroundings to the question of Dürer's role as the archetype of the modern artist. New sociological approaches allow us to interpret Dürer's 'ideal neighborhood' as a source of inspiration for the artist's work, resituating Dürer in the artistic context of his time, at an exciting crossroad between the imitation of traditional painting and the self-conscious renewal of his profession."--Jacket
Albrecht Dürer; engravings and etchings by Albrecht Dürer ( Book )
10 editions published between 1926 and 1967 in English and German and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dürer by Jeffrey Chipps Smith ( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Perhaps the greatest artist of the Northern European Renaissance, Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) was a pioneer both in his artworks and in his artistic professionalism. By the age of 24 he had a flourishing print-making business and his virtuoso woodcuts and engravings ensured his fame across Europe. He also produced an extraordinarily prolific output in other media, which encompasses riveting portraits of key figures of the time and self-portraits (he was the first artist north of the Alps to paint a self-portrait), grand altarpieces, meticulous studies of animals and nature, and the first landscapes treated as stand-alone subjects. In this comprehensive introduction and insightful reappraisal, Jeffrey Chipps Smith looks at the work of the brilliant artist in the context of the historical and cultural ferment of pre- and post-Reformation Europe, untangling the myths about Dürer's life and exploring his artistic processes."--Page 4 of cover
Dürer by Martin Bailey ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and Italian and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes 88 illustrations, 48 in color
The book of hours of the Emperor Maximilian the First by Maximilian ( Book )
7 editions published in 1974 in Latin and English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Etliche Underricht zu Befestigung der Stett, Schloss und Flecken by Albrecht Dürer ( Book )
87 editions published between 1527 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albrecht Dürer and the Venetian Renaissance by Katherine Crawford Luber ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Albrecht Durer and the Venetian Renaissance examines twenty-five paintings by the German artist in an effort to reevaluate his relationship to contemporary Italian art and his status as a painter. Providing a technical analysis of these works, Katherine Crawford Luber explains how Durer appropriated Venetian techniques and suggests that the artist was engaged in the exploration of an atmospheric, coloristic perspective. Luber also demonstrates how the Venetian alternative to "scientific" perspective was integrated not only in Durer's late paintings but also in his later graphic oeuvre, which necessitates a reassessment of the critical partition of his painted and graphic work. Emphasizing Durer's careful working methods, Luber argues that technique is an interpretable and critically important aspects of artworks that should be integrated into mainstream art historical studies."--Jacket
Dürer by Peter Strieder ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
A. D
A. D 1471-1528
A. D. [a]
A. D (monograma)
Alber Dure
Alberduer
Alberdure
Albert Duer
Albert Dur
Albert, Dure
Albert Durer
Albert Duur
Alberto di Dura
Alberto Dura
Alberto Duredo
Alberto Durero
Alberto Dureroe
Alberto Duri
Alberto Duro
Alberto Duro Tedesco
Albrecht Duerer
Albrecht Dürer
Alverto Dureño
D, A 1471-1528
Direr, Albreht
Direr, Albreht 1471-1528
Dīrers, Albrehts 1471-1528
Di︠u︡rer, Alʹbrekht
Di︠u︡rer, Alʹbrekht 1471-1528
Djurer, A.
Djurer, A. 1471-1528
Djurer, Albrecht 1471-1528
Duerer
Duerer, Albert
Duerer, Albrecht
Duerer Albrecht 1471-1528
Dürer.
Dürer 1471-1528
Dürer, A.
Dürer, Albert.
Dürer, Albert 1471-1528
Dürer, Albert Albrecht 1471-1528
Dürer, Alberto 1471-1528
Durer, Albertus.
Durer Albertus 1471-1528
Dürer, Albrecht
Durer, Albrecht 1471-1528
Dürer, Albrecht Scuola di 1471-1528
Dûrer, Al'breht.
Durero 1471-1528
Durero, Albert 1471-1528
Durero, Alberto
Dürero, Alberto 1471-1528
Durerus, Albertus
Durerus Albertus 1471-1528
Dürrer, Alb. 1471-1528
Dyûrâ, ... 1471-1528
Noricus, Albertus Durero
Thuerer, Albrecht
Tuerer, Albrecht
Дюрер, Альбрехт 1471-1528
デューラー, アルブレヒト
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English (465)
German (280)
French (39)
Italian (17)
Latin (15)
Spanish (9)
Danish (6)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (2)
Romanian (2)
Russian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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