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

Workers spinning and weaving wool
Isaac Claesz van Swanenburg

Children's Games (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Massacre of the Innocents
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Man drawing a Lute
Albrecht Dürer

The Passion [detail]
Hans Holbein the Younger

Peasant Wedding (detail)
Pieter Bruegel the Elder

The Crucifixion
Matthias Grunewald

Venus
Lucas Cranach the Elder

The Crucifixion
Lucas Cranach the Elder

Mary Magdalene
Ambrosius Benson

Portrait of a Lady
Hans Baldung Grien

Judith with the Head of Holofernes
Lucas Cranach the Elder

St.Dominic
Ambrosius Benson

The Fair at Hoboken
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.