Northern Renaissance
(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Renaissance

Dates: 1500-1590

Art movement which occurred mainly in Germany and the Low Countries when the Renaissance style spread outside Italy and mixed with Late Gothic and Early Netherlandish styles.
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Portrait of Dr. J. Scheyring
Lucas Cranach the Elder

The Annunciation to Joachim
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Edward, Prince of Wales, with Monkey
Hans Holbein the Younger

Storm at Sea
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Adam and Eve
Hans Holbein the Younger

The Census at Bethlehem (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Anne of Cleves
Bartholomäeus Bruyn the Elder

George Brooke, 9th Baron of Cobham
Hans Holbein the Younger

The Last Supper
Pieter Aertsen

Burgomeister Arnold von Brauweiler
Bartholomäeus Bruyn the Elder

Children's Games (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Melencolia I
Albrecht Dürer

Five Male Nudes
Albrecht Dürer
Important dates
Founding date:  1500
Why 1500?: Dürer returned from Italy to Nuremberg where his workshop produced a considerable amount of prints, sold all over Northern Europe.

End date:  1590
Why 1590?: Artists moved to Baroque.