A portrait of English politician and poet Sir Thomas Wyatt is equally captivating, having been painted by one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century, Hans Holbein the Younger
In the volume's final picture section, "Comparative Illustrations," there are reproductions of drawings, woodcuts by Albrecht Durer and Hans Holbein the Younger
, and examples of woodcut that illustrate early printed Hours, for example those published by Geofroy Tory.
Artists ranging from Hans Holbein the Younger
to Henry Fuseli made their names in the country--and the cities they lived in have the best collections of their work in the world.
Drawn from the work of watercolorist Raoul Dufy (Autumn), sculptor Naum Gabo (Construct), portrait painter Han Holbein the Younger
(Holbein) and the Precisionism movement (Precision) — among many others, Brentano's new contract textiles perform with eco-conscious finishing and contents.
BBC Two Wales, 10.35pm As Henry VIII's court artist, Hans Holbein the Younger
witnessed and recorded one of the most notorious eras in English history, painting major characters of the age including Anne Boleyn and Thomas Cromwell, as well as creating one of the most famous images of the king himself.
In Dostoevsky's The Idiot, Prince Myshkin sees a painting by Hans Holbein the Younger
depicting Christ dead in the tomb and says: "Looking at that painting might cause one to lose his faith" (Part II, IV).
His complex argument begins with Hans Holbein the Younger
's 1533 painting "The Ambassadors" and rides gracefully on updrafts provided by a host of thinkers including giants of contemporary sf theorizing, most prominently Darko Suvin, Frederic Jameson, and Carl Freedman.
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.
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
She gave him a facsimile edition of 16th century drawings by German artist Hans Holbein the Younger
as a gift.