Saturday, November 19, 2016

‘Renaissance and Reformation: German art in the Age of Dürer and Cranach’ at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

ARTNET NEWS
By Hans Schneider
Lucas Cranach the Elder, “Mary with Child and Wine grapes,” 1520, Oil on panel, 57 x 34 cm (COURTESY: SKD)
CALIFORNIA---The Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, and the Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Munich, will host an exhibition titled “Renaissance and Reformation: German Art in the Age of Dürer and Cranach” at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art from November 20, 2016, through March 26, 2017. The exhibition marks the 500th anniversary of the Reformation in 2017, putting on display masterpieces from the collections of the three largest museums in Germany. [link]

Los Angeles County Museum of Art: “Renaissance and Reformation: German Art in the Age of Dürer and Cranach” (November 20, 2016–March 26, 2017); 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA; (323)857-6010; lacma.org
Lucas Cranach the Elder, “Adam and Eve,” Oil on panel, 172 cm × 124 cm (COURTESY: SKD)