Art in the Germanic countries between 1450 and 1550


Thank you for choosing this tour which guides you through the remarkable Renaissance period of German painting, sculpture and graphic arts. You can get acquainted with the art of the greatest artists of the period who created excellent paintings and graphical works: Albrecht Dürer, Matthias Grünewald and Hans Holbein the Younger. Furthermore, the tour presents works of other significant painters, sculptors and graphic artists.

To supplement the tour, we recommend some readings related to the period's history, illustrious persons and graphic techniques.

Please continue the tour by using the links provided on the left.