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Dürer"s Apocalypse

Dürer"s Apocalypse

the 1498 German and 1511 Latin texts in facsimile plus samples of Dürers woodcuts and Gräffs copies

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Published by Ann Arbor Publishers in [Ann Arbor, Mich.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesBible. N.T. Revelation. Latin. 1909 Vulgate., Bible. N.T. Revelation. German. 1498., Bible. N.T. Revelation. German. 1969.
Statementcompiled by Kenneth A. Strand.
ContributionsDürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528., Gräff, Iheronimus, fl. 1502-1507., Strand, Kenneth Albert, 1927- comp.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNE1205.D9 A5 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4432932M
LC Control Number79076589
OCLC/WorldCa1063998

Dürer’s earliest woodcuts, bearing his monogram, are the sixteen folio cuts illustrating the Apocalypse, first published in , one of the most powerful works of the cycle being The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. Both their design and execution were superior to all woodcuts known at the time. Under Maximilian's patronage, Durer made many portraits of the Emperor and also enhanced Maximilian's personal printed prayer book with decorative images in the margins. A curiosity: in , Durer created a life-like image of a rhinoceros based only on a written description.

The most important work in the entire history of printmaking must be the first edition of Albrecht Dürer's Apocalypse, a series of 15 woodcuts and a title page published in This series crystallizes the first mature style of Dürer, the father of the northern Renaissance; it was a revolution in the history of woodcut; and it has had an overwhelming impact on the artistic understanding of. Dürer’s The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Nowadays Essay Sample. Albrecht Dürer was the first German artist to become an international authority during the Renaissance: science-oriented, well-traveled and widely admired for his visual and technical literacy, he appropriated the high ideas of Italian Renaissance into pioneering techniques and brought the modern Humanistic style and ideas.

Introduction by Albrecht Durer (first lines) to Karl Popper "Conjectures and Refutations: The Growth of Scientific Knowledge", 24 Copy quote Help us to recognize your voice, help us not to be allured by the madness of the world, so that we may never fall away from you, O Lord Jesus Christ. Albrecht Dürer Biography The central figure in the German Renaissance was Albrecht Dürer, a painter and graphic artist, one of the most outstanding personalities in the history of art. Albrecht Dürer was born on 21 May, in Nuremberg, south Germany, son of a prosperous goldsmith Albrecht Dürer the Elder (), and Barbara Holper.


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The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Albrecht Dürer (Dürer, Albrecht, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Dürer, Albrecht, Alberti Dureri Clarissimi Pictoris et Geometrae de Symetria Partium in Rectis Formis Huanorum Corporum, Libri in Latinum Conuersi (in Latin; Nuremberg: In aedib.

viduae Durerianae, Dürers Apocalypse book (page images at Albrecht Durer: Die Apokalypse, the Apocalypse Hardcover – October Dürers Apocalypse book, by Ludwig Grote (Author)Author: Ludwig Grote. Apocalypse The Apocalypse, a series of 15 woodcuts, was created by famous artist Albrecht Dürer.

Since the composition was inspired by the Book of Revelations, the woodcuts were filled with dramatic imagery of dragons and demons among other frightening creatures. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Print book: GermanView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Dürer, Albrecht, -- -- Apocalypse -- Criticism and interpretation. history of the graphic arts. Apocalypse (Dürer, Albrecht) View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.

Durer’s ‘A heavenly body’: painting apocalypse. Andrew Green • May 4, • 0 Comments. Albrecht Durer surely had the sharpest eye of any painter. Think of his watercolour A big piece of turf, made inhalf a millennium before the hyperrealist painters of our own time. The idea of apocalypse itself has been made all the more vivid by Revelations, the very last book of the Bible, which contains scene after scene of.

Albrecht Dürer, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse,woodcut, /4 x /16″ / x cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) Cowboy movies Albrecht Dürer’s woodcut, Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, always reminds me of my lifelong love of Hollywood cowboy movies.

This is the Apocalypse online, an album of woodcuts by Albrecht Dürer inspired by the Book of Revelation. According to general agreement, the German painter and printmaker from Nuremberg, Albrecht Dürer, was the greatest artist of the Northern Renaissance, producing a body of artistic output that was prodigious, admired and imitated by artists of his own and succeeding generations/5(7).

The third and most famous woodcut from Dürer's series of illustrations for The Apocalypse, the Four Horsemen presents a dramatically distilled version of the passage from the Book of Revelation (–8): "And I saw, and behold, a white horse, and its rider had a bow; and a crown was given to him, and he went out conquering and to conquer.

It was the prodigious woodcuts of The Apocalypse, however, published inthat made him enormously famous. There was a long tradition of Apocalypse illustrations in manuscripts, which continued in printed books, but nothing like Dürer's galvanizing imagination had ever been brought to.

Tags: Albrecht Durer, Book of Revelation, Durer's The Four Riders of the Apocalypse, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse This entry was posted on Novem at PM and is filed under Applications Mavintory™, Art and Architecture, Esoteric/"Occult", Psychology, Spirituality & can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS feed.

The woodcuts, such as the Apocalypse series (), are more Gothic than the rest of his work. His well-known engravings include the Knight, Death and the Devil (), Saint Jerome in his Study () and Melencolia I (), which has been the subject of extensive analysis and : 21 MayNuremberg, Holy Roman Empire.

Closeup of the Cup of Abominations in the Apocalypse Whore of Babylon. The second way we know the Whore is representing Jakob Welser is the cup “of fornication” that the Whore holds on high.

This cup is highly ornately decorated and it is covered. However, on. The greatest printmaking achievement of Dürer's early years was The Apocalypse, a set of 15 woodcuts on the revelations of St John. Telling the story of the end of the world and the coming of the Kingdom of God, this series of large prints displays great imagination and power.

Albrecht Dürer’s vast body of work includes religious pieces, portraits, and prints. Famous paintings include a self-portrait from and the so-called Four Apostles (). He was also known for his woodcuts and copper engravings, notably The Apocalypse series (), Adam and Eve (), Saint Jerome in His Study (), and The Rhinoceros ().

Dürer’s Apocalypse series chronicles the end of the world as foretold in the Book of Revelation, the last section of the Christian Bible.

The fifteen prints included in the Apocalypse series are teeming with monsters, devils, angels, and saints drawn from the artist’s fertile imagination. Walter L. Strauss, Albrecht Dürer: Woodcuts and Woodblocks (NY: Abaris Books, ), notes that "Durer's Apocalypse was the first book conceived, illustrated, and published by an artist.

Although the font used for the text is that found in Koberger's publications, on the last page of The Apocalypse appears this notice: 'Printed at Nuremberg by Albrecht Dürer, painter, after Christ's birth. Albrecht Dürer’s Horsemen of the Apocalypse I found this image while looking at the Adam and Eve one, and thought I’d post it here, as I’ve already written about the Four Horsemen.

*Of course, since this blog is arranged chronologically, you’ll have to scroll down to find them. In this book of the Bible the end of the world is associated with war, hunger, disease and plagues. This image of the Apocalypse shaped the medieval view of the world.

The four horsemen and the catastrophes linked to them, especially the plague, were thus interpreted as harbingers of the imminent end of the world. Dürer's Apocalypse series was published in as a collection of 15 folios, each verso showing the illustration and the recto containing a descriptive text in German or Latin.

In the woodcuts also became available to purchase as single-sheet works. Albrecht Dürer was born in the German city of Nuremberg in Mayone of 18 children born to Albrecht and Barbara Dürer (only three of whom survived to adulthood).

His father — after whom he was named — was a successful goldsmith of Hungarian heritage, and young Albrecht apprenticed with him before deciding on an artistic career instead.Results — Titles Found.

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