Stoss, Veit
Stoss, Veit
Sculptor, b. at Nuremberg in 1438; d there in 1533

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  • STOSS, Veit — (c. 1450 1533) Veit Stoss was either from the Black Forest town of Horb, in Swabia, or from one of several similarly named towns in Poland; judging from his subsequent career, the former seems more likely. He is first heard of as a sculptor in… …   Renaissance and Reformation 1500-1620: A Biographical Dictionary

  • Stoss, Veit — born 1438/47, Swabia died 1533, Nürnberg German sculptor and wood carver. He worked mainly in Poland from 1477 to 1496; among his principal works is the majestic high altar in the Church of the Virgin Mary in Kraków (1477–89). After his return to …   Universalium

  • Stoss, Veit — ► (1447 1533) Escultor y grabador alemán. Destaca su capacidad expresiva. Autor de Virgen con el Niño. * * * (1438/47, Swabia–1533, Nuremberg). Escultor y tallador en madera alemán. Entre 1477 y 1496 trabajó principalmente en Polonia. Entre sus… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Stoss — Stoss, Veit …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Veit Stoss —     Veit Stoss     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Veit Stoss     Sculptor, b. at Nuremberg in 1438; d there in 1533. In 1477 he established a large work shop at Cracow, Poland, but in 1496 he returned to Nuremberg. With Adam Kraft and Peter Vischer,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • STOSS (V.) — STOSS VEIT (1438 ou 1447 1533) Les origines de Veit Stoss sont obscures, tout comme les conditions de sa formation de sculpteur et de peintre. Né à Nuremberg vers le milieu du XVe siècle (on a proposé les dates de 1438 ou de 1447) d’une famille… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Stoss — Veit Stoss Le retable de Cracovie, une des œuvres majeures de Veit Stoss Veit Stoss (vers 1448 à Horb am Neckar; † 1533 à Nuremberg[1]) est l un des plus importants sculpteurs du …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Veit Stoss — Veit Stoß. Gravure, vers 1600, 7×5 cm Le retable de Cracovie, une des œuvres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Stoss — (Veit). V. Stwosz (Wit). Stwosz (Wit) ou Stoss (Veit) (v. 1440 1533) sculpteur d origine incertaine (polonaise ou all.); représentant de l art gothique finissant …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Veit Stoss — Busto de Stoss en el Ruhmeshalle, Múnich …   Wikipedia Español

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