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, 1508-157533 artworks
Albrecht AltdorferGerman, 1480-153832 artworks
Christoph AmbergerGerman, 1505-15627 artworks
Cornelis Anthonisz.Dutch, 1505-15530 artworks
Hans Baldung GrienGerman, 1485-154594 artworks
Ambrosius BensonBelgian, 1484-155053 artworks
John Bettes the ElderEnglish, 1531-15703 artworks
Joachim BeuckelaerBelgian, 1534-157437 artworks
Jörg Breu the ElderGerman, 1475-15374 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

Children's Games (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Albrecht Dürer

Christ Nailed to the Cross
Hans Baldung Grien

Third Knot
Albrecht Dürer

Portrait of Derich Born
Hans Holbein the Younger

Hand Study with Bible
Albrecht Dürer

Magpie on the Gallow (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Children's Games (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Portrait of Sir Henry Guildford
Hans Holbein the Younger

The Coronation of the Virgin
Bartholomäeus Bruyn the Elder

Old Man Beguiled by Courtesans
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Alpine Road
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.