Albrecht Dürer


 

Portrait of Oswolt Krel
1499
Oil on lime panel, 49,6 x 39 cm
Alte Pinakothek, Munich



Some see in him a Northern man on the verge of religious hysteria, others see him as just a bit edgy.
oswall kreel

 

 

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
From the Apocalypse series published in 1498, which  brought him fame across Europe at a time when much of Europe anticipated a Last Judgment at 1500. The resemblance of the central figure to Luther is likely coincidental.
apoc

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