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 a Young Girl
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Madonna and Child
Albrecht Altdorfer

Children's Games (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Pond in the Woods
Albrecht Dürer

Emperor Sigismund
Albrecht Dürer

Saint Catherine
Hans Baldung Grien

Albrecht Dürer

Saint Jerome
Jan Sanders Van Hemessen

St James the Greater at Hermogenes
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Apostle Philip
Albrecht Dürer

Saint George in the Forest
Albrecht Altdorfer

Landscape with Cannon
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.