Nature and Nature's God: Landscape and Cosmos of Albrecht Altdorfer

Silver, Larry
June 1999
Art Bulletin;Jun99, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p194
Academic Journal
Examines the settings of the explicitly narrative Nativity, Crucifixion and other Passion scenes by Albrecht Altdorfer. Altdorfer's representations of the Nativity of Christ; How he depicted Christ's adult life; Why Altdorfer can be characterized from a modern artistic perspective as a pioneer of landscape painting and artistic self-assertion.


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