Hans Holbein

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German painter and engraver noted for his portraits

German painter of religious works (1465-1524)

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3) The Body of the Dead Christ in his Tomb (1521-22), one of the most haunting paintings by Hans Holbein the Younger, is housed in the Kunstmuseum Basel, which contains the world's largest collection of the artist's work.
She stuffed Hans Holbein a couple of runs ago and he came out and won the Chester Vase on Thursday and she was only a length behind Diamondsandrubies last time out, who similarly went on to hack up in the Cheshire Oaks on Wednesday.
AIDAN O'Brien likes to bring his Classic hopefuls to Chester so it may be telling he fields only Hans Holbein from a clutch of entries in the MBNA Chester Vase.
The challenge becomes even greater if the artworks are not painted by the likes of Hans Holbein or Anthony van Dyke.
Il suffit de citer le nom de l'Allemand Hans Holbein pour s'en convaincre.
Posteriormente demostraremos que el grabado El Borracho abrazado de la Muerte (FIGURA 1) esta basado en la serie La Danza de la Muerte de Hans Holbein el Joven, sobre la cual el artista costarricense tenia conocimiento, y en donde, entre otras cosas, se muestra el alcohol como un elemento relacionado a la moral y a la muerte.
Tambien es importante mencionar el crecimiento intelectual de la misma Eleanor como pintora, desde el momento en que modela para su tio hasta que se vuelve aprendiz de Hans Holbein, luego de Tiziano y por ultimo de Andres Vesalio Estas dos clasificaciones son claras en la estructura de la novela, Escrita en tres partes; la primera parte privilegia al bildungsroman y con carices del kunstlerroman.
Hans Holbein the Younger's portrait, Hans of Antwerp, was first recorded in the Royal Collection in 1639 when the painting hung in Charles I's Chair Room at Whitehall, but by then repairs to damage on the artwork already obscured the identity of the sitter.
Pugin, Drer and the Gothic - showing the gallery's eight Drer prints, and stained glass designs by Hans Holbein and Abel Stimmer, both until June 24.
Students and teachers wishing to learn more of specific works--such as Jan van Eyck's The Arnolfini Portrait; or Hans Holbein the Younger's The Ambassadors; or Leonardo da Vinci's The Virgin of the Rocks; or Paolo Uccello's The Battle of San Romano; or Sandro Botticelli's Venus and Mars; or Vincent van Gogh's Sunflowers--can be introduced to one of the finest collections in Europe.
Hans Holbein the Younger Dead Christ Entombed 1521/2 Courtesy akg-images / Erich Lessing
Colomb, and the eponymous Hans Holbein double portrait (an anamorphic version of the Grateful Dead logo displacing the original's similarly distorted skull).
The first, painted between 1464-1488 by an unidentified artist, was transformed in the 18th century so it appeared to have been the work of Hans Holbein, whose pictures were in great demand.
Christine of Denmark, on the other hand, was able successfully to manipulate her representation by Hans Holbein so as to ensure that her proposed marriage to King Henry VIII would never take place.
Fleming, 44, pulled the "sacred" snack from the bag and noticed it was identical to the 1526 oil painting "Meyer Madonna" by Hans Holbein the Younger that he'd seen in the newspaper a few days before.