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

A Man, Probably of the Strauss Family
Bartholomäeus Bruyn the Elder

Adoration of the Kings in the Snow
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

The Ass in the School
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Vanitas ("Everything Passes with Death")
Bartholomäeus Bruyn the Elder

Children's Games (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Portrait of Jakob Meyer zum Kasen
Hans Holbein the Younger

Woman Praying
Ambrosius Benson

Deipara Virgo
Ambrosius Benson

Haymaking (July)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Adoration of the Magi
Joos van Cleve

Portrait of a Man
Hans Baldung Grien

Madonna and Child
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Portrait of a Clergyman
Albrecht Dürer

Portrait of Lady Margaret Butts
Hans Holbein the Younger
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.