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Holbein and his time

Alfred Friedrich Gottfried Albert Woltmann

Holbein and his time

by Alfred Friedrich Gottfried Albert Woltmann

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Published by Bentley in London .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated by F.E.Bunnett.
ContributionsBunnett, F.E.
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Open LibraryOL21021870M

Hans Holbein the Younger was born in Augsburg, the second son of an artist of the same name. When he died in , he left behind him one of the most remarkable records of a royal court ever made. These portraits were executed while Holbein was in London during the late s, and again between and With his subtle artistry Holbein created an astonishingly vivid portrayal of the. Hans Holbein has 73 books on Goodreads with ratings. Hans Holbein’s most popular book is The Dance of Death.

Life. Holbein was born in free imperial city of Augsburg (), and died in Isenheim, Alsace (now France).He belonged to a celebrated family of painters; his father was Michael Holbein; his brother was Sigmund Holbein (died ). He had two sons, both artists and printmakers: Ambrosius Holbein (c. – c. ) and Hans Holbein the Younger (c. – ), who both had their first. The Holbein Multimedia spiral-bound book is a great all-purpose pad for plein air and studio use. Each book includes 28 sheets of high-quality, all-purpose 80 lb, neutral pH paper that accepts watercolor, graphite, chalk, pencil, charcoal, or pastels.

One of the greatest artists of sixteenth-century Europe, Hans Holbein the younger earned high acclaim for his work both in the city of Basel and in England for Henry VIII and other patrons. This book is the first to explore the full range of the artist’s English body of work as well as the relation of this work to the visual and material. Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the life and work of Hans Holbein the Younger () during his two extended stays in England, when he worked at the Tudor Court and became the King's painter. Holbein created some of the most significant portraits of his age, including an image of Henry VIII, looking straight at the viewer, hands on hips, that has dominated perceptions of him since. The.


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Holbein and his time by Alfred Friedrich Gottfried Albert Woltmann Download PDF EPUB FB2

Holbein Heavy Body Artist Acrylic. In MayHolbein introduced to the world market a completely re-engineered line of artist acrylic. The carefully detailed color palette consists of colors derived from both Western and Eastern influences, specifically designed to add luster and brilliance to your paintings.

This readable scholarly book not only situates Holbein carefully in his own time but teaches us how to read his paintings and prints in depth."—Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle "Hans Holbein is a stimulating book with many new insights and suggestions."—Willibald.

Hans Holbein the Younger (UK: / ˈ h ɒ l b aɪ n / HOL-byne, US: / ˈ h oʊ l Holbein and his time book aɪ n, ˈ h ɔː l-/ HOHL-byne, HAWL-; German: Hans Holbein der Jüngere; c. – between 7 October and 29 November ) was a German painter and printmaker who worked in a Northern Renaissance style, and is considered one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century.

He also produced religious art Born: c.Augsburg (free imperial city), Holy. Holbein and his times. London, R. Bentley and Son, (OCoLC) Named Person: Hans Holbein; Hans Holbein; Hans Holbein: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Friedrich Gottfried Albert Woltmann; F E Bunnett.

In spite of generous offers from Basel, Holbein left his wife and children in that city for a second time, to spend the last 11 years of his life primarily in England.

Hans Holbein the Younger: Portrait of Georg Gisze Portrait of Georg Gisze, oil and tempera on wood by Hans Holbein the Younger, Holbein and his time book in the Gemäldegalerie, Berlin.

x Holbein was born in Augsburg, and learned how to paint from his father Hans Holbein the Elder. In he and his brother Ambrosius Holbein went to Basel, where they designed prints, murals and stained glass.

During this period, Holbein drew a famous series of pen and ink illustrations in the margins of a book owned by his schoolmaster, The. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Holbein And His Time by Awoltmann.

Publication date Publisher Richard Bentley And Son Collection universallibrary Contributor Universal Digital Library Language English. Holbein was born in the free imperial city of Augsburg during the winter of – He was a son of the painter and draughtsman Hans Holbein the Elder, whose trade he and his older brother, Ambrosius, followed.

Holbein the Elder ran a large and busy workshop in Augsburg, sometimes assisted by his brother Sigmund, also a painter. The blocks were then sold to creditors, and eventually printed and published for the first time in Lyons in as Les simulachres and historiees faces de la mort.

Since the book's great success Holbein’s series has been consistently in print, inspiring writers and artists from Rubens in Flanders, to Millet in France, and Dickens in England.

Detail showing Jean de Dinteville, the memento mori on his cap, and the partially obscured crucifixion scene. During his time in Basel, Switzerland, Holbein moved in the circle of Desiderius Erasmus, a famous late-Renaissance scholar and humanist. Erasmus moved from Rotterdam to Basel inand Holbein painted his portrait many times.

His sons, Ambrosius and Hans Holbein, Hans Holbein the Elder, Silverpoint on white-coated paper, Pen and Ink, The names “Prosy” (left) and “Hans” (right) are written over the heads of the two figures and you can see where Hans Holbein the Younger developed his.

Erasmus was a key figure in Holbein’s career. He gave the painter a letter of introduction to Sir Thomas More in London. He headed there in and most likely lived with More until returning to Basel inworking on portraits of his scholarly circle – men like Archbishop of Canterbury, William Warham, to whom the Erasmus portrait was probably sent.

Hans Holbein the Younger (c. –) was a German artist and printmaker who worked in a Northern Renaissance style. He is best known as one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century.

He also made a significant contribution to the history of book design, and produced religious art, satire, and Reformation propaganda. Born in Augsburg, Holbein worked mainly in Basel as a young.

The Ambassadors () is a painting by Hans Holbein the known as Jean de Dinteville and Georges de Selve, it was created in the Tudor period, in the same year Elizabeth I was born. As well as being a double portrait, the painting contains a still life of several meticulously rendered objects, the meaning of which is the cause of much debate.

EBFinder Hans Holbein During the next seven or eight years Holbein designed a number of book illustrations for Froben, Adam Petri, Thomas Wolfi', and other printers.

He was ready, however, to turn his hand to anything. He painted a table with an amusing allegory of St. Nobody for the wedding of Hans Bar in Basle on Jand in the same year supplied a schoolmaster with a sign board. This book is currently out of print, and I picked up a very cheap used copy just to have a reference book on Holbein.

In that purpose, the book is adequate. This is a small book, in both size and page count (95 pages). Many of the minor works are reproduced in black and white. The color reproductions are generally larger and better than the s: 5. Holbein and his times.

London, R. Bentley and Son, (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Hans Holbein; Hans Holbein: Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Friedrich Gottfried Albert Woltmann; F E Bunnett.

From here on out I’ll just call him Hans Holbein because he leaves his father, and moves to Basel with his brother. Basel was a hub of the printing world at this time, which shows that the brothers Holbein may have wanted to pursue a career in illustrating books.

Here they designed prints and painted outdoor murals, and also designed stained. T-Time; Magazine Archive; TASCHEN History; Carbon Zero; Glossary; Affiliate program; Banners; Search. TASCHEN.

Books Art Holbein Holbein - image 1 Holbein - image 2 Holbein - image 3 Holbein - image 4 Holbein - image 5 Holbein - image 6 Holbein - image 7 Renaissance Presence.

Hans Holbein the Younger, portraitist extraordinaire. Main SR only Category: Books > Art. The Dance of Death is the most celebrated series of woodcuts designed by Hans Holbein the Younger.

The set in The British Museum is one of a number of good-quality impressions issued without text. The woodcut was cut by Hans Lützelburger, one of the most distinguished specialists (formschneiders) of the time, in the years immediately before his death in. Hans Holbein the Younger is renowned for his portraits of Northern Europe's courtiers, thinkers and statesmen, but his output was far more various, and included book illustrations and jewellery designs.

This book includes many different examples of his work/5(1).Hans Holbein the Younger The younger and better known son, Hans Holbein the younger, c–, was an outstanding portrait and religious painter of the Northern Renaissance, was influenced by his father and by Hans Burgkmair.

The first half of his life was spent in Basel except for short intervals in Lucerne, Lombardy, and France.Before reaching his full activity at Basle, Holbein spent time in travelling. We find him in at Lucerne, where he was associated with the members of the brotherhood of St. Luke. He worked there for families of the aristocracy, and it was for one of them that, aged barely twenty, he undertook the decoration of the facade of a house.