Barthel Beham

(1502 - 1540)
Barthel Beham (or Bartel) was a German engraver, miniaturist, and painter.

The younger brother of Hans Sebald Beham, he was born into a family of artists in Nuremberg. Learning his art from his elder brother, and Albrecht Dürer, he was particularly active as an engraver during the 1520s, creating tiny works of magnificent detail, positioning him i...
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