TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Silver, Larry
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun99, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p194
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
1958400

 

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