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108,452. The era’s greatest talent: Albert Durer: everyone knew how great he was. (Renaissance & Art & Artists: Durer) Waldemar Januszczak, The Renaissance Unchained: Gods, Myths and Oil Paints, BBC 2017
9,832. Albrecht Durer ... He deliberately painted himself as a traditional pose of Christ. (Art & Civilisation & Artists: Durer) Kenneth Clark: Civilisation: Protest & Communication 6/13
9,833. Durer shared Leonardo’s curiosity, but it was a curiosity about appearances not about causes. (Art & Civilisation & Artists: Durer) ibid.
9,834. No-one has ever described natural objects more minutely. Yet to my eye something is missing – the inner life. (Art & Civilisation & Artists: Durer) ibid.
10,174. Durer is the first great traveller in art. (Art & Artists: Durer) Laura Cumming, Ego: The Strange and Wonderful World of Self-Portraits, BBC 2013
11,153. Born in Nuremberg he produces this in 1493 when he is in the Upper Rhine, and it shows a young woman wearing a wedding garland ... The wise and foolish virgins ... This is one of the virtuous women. Tim Marlow at the Courtauld 1/3
11,154. Durer was born into an exciting age of invention and discovery. Great Artists With Tim Marlow: Durer
11,155. The output was varied – portraits and religious images, alter-pieces and stained-glass windows, but at the core were his woodcuts and engravings. ibid.
11,156. Durer’s drawings of new and different species were among the first to be made. (Artists: Duran & Drawing) ibid.
11,157. Durer’s achievements were vast. ibid.
11,158. The new art must be based upon science — in particular upon mathematics, as the most exact, logical, and graphically constructive of the sciences. Albrecht Durer, cited M Steck ‘Dictionary of Scientific Biography’
11,159. Since geometry is the right foundation of all painting, I have decided to teach its rudiments and principles to all youngsters eager for art. (Artists: Artists & Geometry) Albrecht Durer, The Art of Measurement 1525