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Tilman Riemenschneider

Posted in biblical topics, portrait, Renaissance, Riemenschneider, sculpture with tags , , , , , , , on July 18, 2008 by florinorfolk

Tilman Riemenschneider (c. 1460 – July 7, 1531) was a German sculptor and woodcarver active in Würzburg from 1483. He was one of the most prolific and versatile sculptors of the transition period between late Gothic and Renaissance, a master in stone and lindenwood.

Saint Barbara

Madonna
(in: Tauberbischofsheim, Germany)


Virgin Annunciate


grieving women

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Fra Angelico

Posted in biblical topics, Fra Angelico, Renaissance with tags , , , , on June 4, 2008 by florinorfolk

Fra Angelico (c. 1395 – February 18, 1455), born Guido di Pietro, was an Early Italian Renaissance painter, referred to in Vasari‘s Lives of the Artists as having “a rare and perfect talent”.

Fra Angelico – Annunciation

Saint Lawrence Receives the Treasures of the Church (1447), in the Vatican, incorporates the expensive pigments, gold leaf and elaborate design typical of Vatican commissions.

Annunciation, Museo San Marco, Florence

Alesso Baldovinetti

Posted in Baldovinetti, biblical topics, portrait, Renaissance with tags , , , on June 1, 2008 by florinorfolk

Alesso Baldovinetti

from Wikipedia

Portrait of a Lady in Yellow, 1400s, The National Gallery of Art, London.

Portrait of a Lady in Yellow, 1400s, The National Gallery of Art, London.

Annunciation (1447) Tempera on wood, 167 x 137 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence.

Annunciation (1447) Tempera on wood, 167 x 137 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence.

Alesso Baldovinetti (October 14, 1427August 29, 1499) was an Italian early Renaissance painter.

Lorenzo Salimbeni

Posted in biblical topics, Renaissance, Salimbeni with tags , , on May 28, 2008 by florinorfolk

Salimbeni, Lorenzo ,(Sanseverino Marche, 1374-1400/20), Italian, Marche region

The Salimbeni brothers, Lorenzo and Jacopo, were painters of so called Italian Court Gothic style. They lived and worked in the Marche region.


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