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Altdorfer, Albrecht

Born: 1480 AD
Died: 1538 AD
Nationality: German
Categories: Painters

1480 – Albrecht Altdorfer was born in Regensburg.

1510 – He made a small painting called St. George in a Landscape.

1518 – He made an altarpiece in the monastery of Saint Florian in Enns, Austria.

1526 – He was employed as town architect of Regensburg.

1529 – He made a huge painting called Battle of Alexander and Darius o the Issus.

1530 – He began using the new medium of etching to produce nine landscapes and a series of fanciful tankards intended as work models for goldsmiths.

1538 – He died in Regensburg on the 12th of February.