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

Children's Games (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Laughing Peasant Woman
Albrecht Dürer

Girl with a Basket of Eggs
Joachim Beuckelaer

Amorous Peasants
Albrecht Dürer

Big Fishes Eat Little Fishes
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Dulle Griet (Mad Meg)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Seated Woman
Albrecht Dürer

Christ Carrying the Cross (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Portrait of Moritz Büchner
Lucas Cranach the Elder

The Suicide of Saul
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Henry VIII and the Barber Surgeons
Hans Holbein the Younger

Portrait of a Man (Self Portrait ?)
Jan Gossaert (Called Mabuse)

Portrait of John More
Hans Holbein the Younger

Adam and Eve
Lucas Cranach the Elder

The Passion [detail]
Hans Holbein the Younger

Birth of the Virgin
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.