Albrecht Durer

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Albrecht Durer by Mind Map: Albrecht Durer

1. Important Works

1.1. Paintings

1.1.1. The Great Piece of Turf

1.1.2. The Four Holy Men

1.1.3. Self Portrait

1.2. Engravings

1.2.1. Adam and Eve

1.2.2. Erasmus of Rotterdam

1.2.3. St. Jerome in His Study

1.3. Drawings

1.3.1. Self Portrait at Age 13

1.3.2. Female Nude

1.3.3. Self Portrait in the Nude

1.3.4. Head of an Angel

1.3.5. Praying Hands

1.4. Woodcuts

1.4.1. Triumphal Arch of Maximilian I

1.4.2. Last Supper

2. Important People

2.1. Patrons

2.1.1. Emperor Maximilian

2.2. Albrecht Durer (father, goldsmith)

2.3. Michael Wolgemut (trained under)

2.4. Agnes Frey (wife)

2.5. Willibald Pirckheimer (friend)

3. Places

3.1. Nuremberg (born)

3.2. Basle

3.3. Strasbourg

3.4. Venis

3.5. Antwerp

3.6. Bruges

3.7. Brussels

3.8. Ghent

3.9. Cologne

3.10. Aachen

3.10.1. Attends coronation of Charles V

3.10.2. Receives renewal of pension

4. Methods/Techniques

4.1. Originality

4.2. Drawings as finished works, not just a stage

4.3. Cross hatching

4.4. Compass/Grid

4.5. Contour lines

5. Themes/Motifs

5.1. Nature

5.1.1. landscape

5.1.2. Plants

5.2. Animals

5.3. People

5.3.1. Figural Studies

5.3.1.1. Ideal proportions

5.3.1.2. Theoretical Studies

5.3.2. Portraiture

5.4. Humanism

5.4.1. Four Humors/Temperments

5.5. Religion

5.5.1. Virgin and Child

5.5.2. Adam and Eve

5.5.3. Carrying of the Cross