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Hans Holbein : the artist in a changing world

Hans Holbein : the artist in a changing world

Author: Jeanne Nuechterlein; Hans Holbein
Publisher: London Reaktion Books 2000
Series: Renaissance lives
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Immensely skillful and inventive, Hans Holbein molded his approach to art-making during a period of dramatic transformation in European society and culture: the emergence of humanism, the impact of the Reformation on religious life and the effects of new scientific discoveries. Most people have encountered Holbein's work - Henry VIII was forever defined for posterity by his memorable portrait - but little is widely  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biografie
Named Person: Hans Holbein
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Nuechterlein; Hans Holbein
ISBN: 9781789142112 1789142113
OCLC Number: 1220909026
Description: 280 Seiten : Illustrationen, Portraits
Contents: Introduction1 Techniques, Materials, Skills2 Education, Knowledge, Styles3 Religion, Reformation, Politics4 Science, Observation, Manipulation5 Patrons, Status, CourtConclusion: The Individual and the TypeTimelineReferencesSelected ReadingAcknowledgementsPhoto AcknowledgementsIndex
Series Title: Renaissance lives
Responsibility: Jeanne Nuechterlein.
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