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1515 in art

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1515 in art


  • Giovanni Antonio da Brescia's engraving of the Belvedere Torso attracts the interest of connoisseurs and artists outside Rome.
  • Works

  • Giovanni Bellini – Naked Young Woman in Front of the Mirror
  • Cima da Conegliano – Virgin and Child with Saints and Donors (Cleveland Museum of Art)
  • Piero di Cosimo – The Myth of Prometheus (series)
  • Lucas Cranach the Elder – The Massacre of the Innocents (approximate date)
  • Gerard David – Virgin and Child with Four Angels (approximate completion date)
  • Albrecht Dürer – The Rhinoceros (woodcut)
  • Innocenzo di Pietro Francucci da Imola – The Virgin and Child with Saints Sebastian, Roch, Cosmas and Damian
  • Jan Gossaert – The Adoration of the Kings
  • Matthias Grünewald – Isenheim Altarpiece (Unterlinden Museum, Colmar, Alsace)
  • Leonardo da Vinci – Bacchus
  • Jacopo Pontormo – Pharaoh with his Butler and Baker
  • Raphael
  • Portrait of Baldassare Castiglione (probable date)
  • Portrait of Bindo Altoviti
  • La velata
  • Titian (some dates approximate)
  • Noli me tangere
  • Salome
  • Tarquin and Lucretia (attributed)
  • Vanity
  • Violante
  • Woman with a Mirror
  • Young Woman in a Black Dress
  • Births

  • October 4 - Lucas Cranach the Younger, German painter and wood-engraver (died 1586)
  • probable
  • Jean Bullant, French sculptor and architect (died 1578)
  • Nicolas Denisot, French Renaissance poet and painter (died 1559)
  • Willem Key, Flemish painter (died 1568)
  • (born 1515/1520) Lambert Sustris, Dutch painter (died 1584)
  • Deaths

  • November 5 – Mariotto Albertinelli, Italian Renaissance painter (born 1474)
  • date unknown - Pietro Lombardo, Italian Renaissance sculptor and architect (born 1435)
  • probable
  • Giulio Campagnola, Italian engraver and painter, inventor of the stipple technique in engraving (born 1482)
  • Vincenzo Foppa, Italian painter (born 1430)
  • References

    1515 in art Wikipedia

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