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.
People associated with this movement
Pieter AertsenDutch, 1508-157532 artworks
Albrecht AltdorferGerman, 1480-153833 artworks
Christoph AmbergerGerman, 1505-15629 artworks
Cornelis Anthonisz.Dutch, 1505-15530 artworks
Hans Baldung GrienGerman, 1484-154597 artworks
Ambrosius BensonBelgian, 1484-155053 artworks
John Bettes the ElderEnglish, 1531-15703 artworks
Joachim BeuckelaerBelgian, 1534-157437 artworks
Jörg Breu the ElderGerman, 1475-15375 artworks
Pieter Bruegel the ElderBelgian, 1525-1569190 artworks
Bartholomäeus Bruyn the ElderGerman, 1493-155527 artworks
Joos van CleveDutch, 1485-154054 artworks
Lucas Cranach the ElderGerman, 1472-1553151 artworks
Adriaen van CronenburgDutch, 1525-16043 artworks
Herri Met de BlesBelgian, 1510-15602 artworks
Albrecht DürerGerman, 1471-1528437 artworks
Hans EworthDutch, 1520-157813 artworks
Frans FlorisBelgian, 1516-157012 artworks
Jan Gossaert (Called Mabuse)Belgian, 1478-153250 artworks
Matthias GrunewaldGerman, 1470-152818 artworks
Hans Holbein the YoungerGerman, 1497-1543153 artworks
Adriaen IsenbrandtBelgian, 1485-155117 artworks
Hans Maler zu SchwazGerman, 1480-152911 artworks
Jan MandijnDutch, 1500-15603 artworks
Cornelis MassysBelgian, 1510-15563 artworks
Master of 1518Belgian, 1490-15308 artworks
Jan MostaertDutch, 1472-155518 artworks
Bernard van OrleyBelgian, 1487-15417 artworks
Pieter PourbusBelgian, 1523-158429 artworks
Jacob SeiseneggerAustrian, 1505-15674 artworks
Isaac Claesz van SwanenburgDutch, 1537-16245 artworks
Jan Sanders Van HemessenBelgian, 1500-156612 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Christ Carrying the Cross (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Big Fishes Eat Little Fishes
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Portrait of a Man
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Issenheim altarpiece detail
Matthias Grunewald

Children's Games (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Elector John the Constant of Saxony
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Rhinocerus
Albrecht Dürer

Venus and Cupid
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Portrait of a Bearded Man
Jan Sanders Van Hemessen

The Fish Market
Joachim Beuckelaer

The Women's Bath
Albrecht Dürer

Female Nude
Albrecht Dürer

Portrait of Dirk Tybis
Hans Holbein the Younger

Judgement of Paris
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Madonna with a Pear
Albrecht Dürer

The Adoration of the Kings (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder
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.