Schongauer

[shohn-gou-er; German shohn-gou-uhr]
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noun

Mar·tin [mahr-tn; German mahr-teen] /ˈmɑr tn; German ˈmɑr tin/, c1430–91, German engraver and painter.

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Historical Examples of schongauer

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

  • 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

Schongauer

noun

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