[ shohn-gou-er; German shohn-gou-uhr ]
/ ˈʃoʊn gaʊ ər; German ˈʃoʊn gaʊ ər /


Mar·tin [mahr-tn; German mahr-teen] /ˈmɑr tn; German ˈmɑr tin/, c1430–91, German engraver and painter. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples from the Web for schongauer

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

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

    Albert Durer|T. Sturge Moore
  • Schongauer used curved shading and greatly developed the technique.

British Dictionary definitions for schongauer

/ (German ˈʃoːnɡauər) /


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