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Renaissance and after in Northern Europe: 1500s

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An introduction to the Northern Renaissance in the sixteenth centuryInventing “America” for Europe: Theodore de Bry
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Pacher, St. Wolfgang AltarpieceGrünewald, Isenheim Altarpiece
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Bosch, The Garden of Earthly DelightsBosch, the Last Judgment
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Who was Albrecht Dürer?Albrecht DürerDürer, Self-portrait, Study of a Hand and a Pillow Dürer, Self-portrait (1498)Dürer, Self-portrait (1500)Dürer, The Four Horsemen of the ApocalypseDürer, the Large Piece of TurfAlbrecht Dürer, Adam and EveDürer, Adam and EveDürer, MelencoliaDecoding art: Dürer's Melencolia IWhat is Melencolia?Dürer, Four ApostlesDürer's woodcuts and engravings
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David, the Virgin and Child with Saints and DonorGossaert, Saint Luke Painting the MadonnaVan Orley and de Pannemaker, The Last SupperPieter Aertsen, Meat StallBruegel, the Dutch ProverbsBruegel, Tower of BabelPieter Bruegel the Elder, Hunters in the Snow (Winter)Bruegel, Hunters in the Snow (Winter)Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Peasant WeddingReliquary bust of a companion of Saint Ursula
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Cranach, Law and Gospel (Law and Grace)Cranach, Adam and EveCranach the Elder, Cupid complaining to VenusCranach the Elder, Judith with the Head of HolofernesAltdorfer, the Battle of Issus
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Holbein the Younger, the AmbassadorsThe carpet and the globe: Holbein’s The Ambassadors reframedHolbein the Younger, the Merchant Georg GiszeHolbein the Younger, Christina of DenmarkHolbein the Younger, Henry VIII
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The Harrowing of HellRoom: 1540-1650
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