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Sebald Beham

A German painter and printmaker from the group of German artists in the generation after Dürer.Created by: PICRYLDated: 2017
Medallions with portraits of Sebald Beham and Anna Beham
Sebald Beham (1500–1550) was a German painter and printmaker, especially noted for his engravings. Born in Nuremberg, he spent the later part of his career in Frankfurt. He was one of the most important of the "Little Masters", the group of German artists making prints in the generation after Dürer.
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Entry of Charles V into Munich, June 10, 1530

Entry of Charles V into Munich, June 10, 1530

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Saint Veronica with the Sudarium

Saint Veronica with the Sudarium

After Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

The Circumcision of Christ

The Circumcision of Christ

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Roundel with Christ Healing the Blind Man

Roundel with Christ Healing the Blind Man

Hirschvogel Workshop Made in Nuremberg, Germany

Horizontal Panel with Armour at Center, Flanked by Two Tritons Playing the Horn

Horizontal Panel with Armour at Center, Flanked by Two Tritons Playing...

A cuirass at center is flanked by two outward-facing tritons playing instruments. Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Joachim Receiving the Promise of the Birth of the Virgin

Joachim Receiving the Promise of the Birth of the Virgin

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Woman with a Harp

Woman with a Harp

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

A Lansquenet Standing by a Tree

A Lansquenet Standing by a Tree

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

The Deposition

The Deposition

After Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Double Goblet with Oval Decorations

Double Goblet with Oval Decorations

Design for a double goblet with raised ovals forming a ring around the center. From a set of three designs for goblets. Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

The Peasants' Brawl

The Peasants' Brawl

Five standing figures engage in a sword fight, while a kneeling female figure at the center attempts to separate a pair of fighting peasants. Below her, two male figures crouch on the ground. Sebald Beham (Germ... more

Biblicae Historiae, Artificiosissimis picturis effigiatae Per Sebaldum Behem Pictorem Francoforten/ Biblische Historien Künstlich fürgemalet. Durch den wolberümten Sebald Behem/ Malern zu Franckfurt

Biblicae Historiae, Artificiosissimis picturis effigiatae Per Sebaldum...

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Return of the Prodigal Son, from The History of the Prodigal Son

Return of the Prodigal Son, from The History of the Prodigal Son

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

The Return of the Prodigal Son

The Return of the Prodigal Son

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Return of the Prodigal Son, from The History of the Prodigal Son

Return of the Prodigal Son, from The History of the Prodigal Son

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Plate 1: Saint Matthew with his head turned in profile to the left, a cherub at bottom left, from 'The four evangelists'

Plate 1: Saint Matthew with his head turned in profile to the left, a ...

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Plate 3: Saint Luke with his head turned in profile to the right, a book in each hand, a bull at his feet, from 'The four evangelists'

Plate 3: Saint Luke with his head turned in profile to the right, a bo...

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

The Little Buffoon

The Little Buffoon

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Hercules Killing Nessus from The Labors of Hercules

Hercules Killing Nessus from The Labors of Hercules

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Hercules Capturing Cerberus from The Labors of Hercules

Hercules Capturing Cerberus from The Labors of Hercules

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

The Year's End from The Peasants' Feast or the Twelve Months

The Year's End from The Peasants' Feast or the Twelve Months

At left, a male figure leads a female to the left. At right, two figures playing bagpipes. From a series of ten prints. Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Hercules, in profile, killing the Nemean lion with his arm around its neck, from 'The labors of Hercules'

Hercules, in profile, killing the Nemean lion with his arm around its ...

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Plate with The Building of the Tower of Babel

Plate with The Building of the Tower of Babel

Probably workshop of Guido Durantino (Italian, Urbino, active 1516–ca. 1576)

Three German Soldiers

Three German Soldiers

Daniel Hopfer (German, Kaufbeuren 1471–1536 Augsburg)

Society Couples Dancing

Society Couples Dancing

Six couples of well-dressed figures dancing to music played by a group of four musicians at left. From a series of five plates, after the woodcut by Sebald Beham (Pauli 1245). Johann Theodor de Bry (Netherlandi... more

Jug

Jug

Decoration after a design by Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Grammatica from The Seven Liberal Arts

Grammatica from The Seven Liberal Arts

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Astrologia from The Seven Liberal Arts

Astrologia from The Seven Liberal Arts

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Symmetric Ornamental Frieze with Two Fighting Hybridic Creatures (Half Satyr, Half Dragon) holding Fish

Symmetric Ornamental Frieze with Two Fighting Hybridic Creatures (Half...

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Musica from The Seven Liberal Arts

Musica from The Seven Liberal Arts

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Geometria from The Seven Liberal Arts

Geometria from The Seven Liberal Arts

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

The Death of Hercules from The Labors of Hercules

The Death of Hercules from The Labors of Hercules

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Regulus

Regulus

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Rhetorica from The Seven Liberal Arts

Rhetorica from The Seven Liberal Arts

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Geometria from The Seven Liberal Arts

Geometria from The Seven Liberal Arts

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)

Lichas Bringing the Garment of Nessus to Hercules from The Labors of Hercules

Lichas Bringing the Garment of Nessus to Hercules from The Labors of H...

Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)