Ambrosius Holbein
1494-1519 German Ambrosius Holbein Gallery Ambrosius Holbein (c. 1494 ?C c. 1519) was a German and Swiss artist in painting, drawing and printmaking. He was the elder brother, by about three years, of Hans Holbein the Younger and like his brother was born in Augsburg (which today is in Bavaria, but then was a free imperial city), a center of art, culture and trade at that time. His father Hans Holbein the Elder was a pioneer and leader in the transformation of German art from the Gothic to the Renaissance style. In his studio both his sons, Ambrosius and Hans, received their first painting lessons as well as the an introduction to the crafts of the goldsmith, jeweller and printmaker. Portrait of a Boy with Blond Hair, 1516, BaselIn 1515 Ambrosius lived in the Swiss town of Stein am Rhein, where he helped a Schaffhausen painter named Thomas Schmid with the murals in the main hall of the St George monastery. The next year saw Ambrosius, as well as his brother Hans, in Basel, where he initially worked as a journeyman in Hans Herbster??s studio. In 1517 he was enrolled in a register of the Basel painters' guild and in 1518 he was naturalized as a citizen there. The Portrait of a Boy with Blond Hair and its companion, the Portrait of a Boy with Brown Hair, are among Ambrosius?? best works of this period. Both are nowadays in the Basel Kunstmuseum. Ambrosius Holbein ranks among the most important of Basel??s illustrators and prominent „small formats?? artists.

 

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Ambrosius Holbein Portrait of a Young Man oil painting   

Painting ID::  2405
Ambrosius Holbein
Portrait of a Young Man
1518 The Hermitage, St.Petersburg

   
   
     

 

 

Ambrosius Holbein Portrait of a young man oil painting   

Painting ID::  40983
Ambrosius Holbein
Portrait of a young man
mk159 1518 OIl on panel 44x32.5cm

   
   
     

 

 

Ambrosius Holbein Portrait of Philipp Melanchthon oil painting   

Painting ID::  52045
Ambrosius Holbein
Portrait of Philipp Melanchthon
c. 1535 Oak, diameter 9 cm

   
   
     

 

 

Ambrosius Holbein Portrait of a Young Man, oil painting   

Painting ID::  59392
Ambrosius Holbein
Portrait of a Young Man,
Portrait of a Young Man, 1518, oil on wood, 43 x 32 cm, Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

   
   
     

 

 

Ambrosius Holbein Portrat eines jungen Mannes oil painting   

Painting ID::  77041
Ambrosius Holbein
Portrat eines jungen Mannes
1518 44 x 32,5 cm cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Ambrosius Holbein Portrat eines Knaben mit blondem Haar oil painting   

Painting ID::  77647
Ambrosius Holbein
Portrat eines Knaben mit blondem Haar
Date ca. 1516(1516) Medium Deutsch: Tempera auf Holz Dimensions 33.5 ?? 27 cm (13.2 ?? 10.6 in) cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Ambrosius Holbein Young Boy with Brown Hair oil painting   

Painting ID::  79075
Ambrosius Holbein
Young Boy with Brown Hair
1517(1517) Oil on panel 34 x 28 cm (13.4 x 11 in) cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Ambrosius Holbein Portrat eines jungen Mannes oil painting   

Painting ID::  80461
Ambrosius Holbein
Portrat eines jungen Mannes
1518 Medium Deutsch: Tempera auf Holz Dimensions Deutsch: 44 x 32,5 cm cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Ambrosius Holbein Portrait of a Young Man oil painting   

Painting ID::  83285
Ambrosius Holbein
Portrait of a Young Man
1518(1518) Medium Oil on wood cyf

   
   
     

 

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Ambrosius Holbein
1494-1519 German Ambrosius Holbein Gallery Ambrosius Holbein (c. 1494 ?C c. 1519) was a German and Swiss artist in painting, drawing and printmaking. He was the elder brother, by about three years, of Hans Holbein the Younger and like his brother was born in Augsburg (which today is in Bavaria, but then was a free imperial city), a center of art, culture and trade at that time. His father Hans Holbein the Elder was a pioneer and leader in the transformation of German art from the Gothic to the Renaissance style. In his studio both his sons, Ambrosius and Hans, received their first painting lessons as well as the an introduction to the crafts of the goldsmith, jeweller and printmaker. Portrait of a Boy with Blond Hair, 1516, BaselIn 1515 Ambrosius lived in the Swiss town of Stein am Rhein, where he helped a Schaffhausen painter named Thomas Schmid with the murals in the main hall of the St George monastery. The next year saw Ambrosius, as well as his brother Hans, in Basel, where he initially worked as a journeyman in Hans Herbster??s studio. In 1517 he was enrolled in a register of the Basel painters' guild and in 1518 he was naturalized as a citizen there. The Portrait of a Boy with Blond Hair and its companion, the Portrait of a Boy with Brown Hair, are among Ambrosius?? best works of this period. Both are nowadays in the Basel Kunstmuseum. Ambrosius Holbein ranks among the most important of Basel??s illustrators and prominent „small formats?? artists.