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[shohn-gou-er; German shohn-gou-uhr]
  1. Mar·tin [mahr-tn; German mahr-teen] /ˈmɑr tn; German ˈmɑr tin/, c1430–91, German engraver and painter.
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Historical Examples

  • For a time he followed the methods of another German artist, Schongauer, but finally he went forth to try his luck alone.

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    Dolores Bacon

  • Schongauer used curved shading and greatly developed the technique.

  • At Colmar he saw the masterpieces and the brothers of the "admirable Martin," as he always calls Schongauer.

    Albert Durer

    T. Sturge Moore

British Dictionary definitions for schongauer


  1. Martin (ˈmartiːn). ?1445–91, German painter and engraver
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