(1450 - 1516)
Hieronymus Bosch was active/lived in Netherlands. Hieronymus Bosch is known for Renaissance religious painting, stained glass, altarpieces.
Biography Hieronymus Bosch
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Now regarded as one of the most imaginative Old Masters of the Northern Renaissance, Hieronymus Bosch (also called van Aeken) was a 15th-century Dutch painter, renowned for his fantasy oil painting of demons, machines and grotesque, sometimes nightmarish, figurative painting. Although Dutch, he had a huge influence on the progress of Flemish painting, in the south. Noted for his brilliant and rapid painting technique, Bosch's works are marked by their luminous colours, flecked highlights and chalk underdrawing.
A native of Hertogenbosch, a member of the Brotherhood of the Holy Virgin - he devised the stained glass and crucifix for the Chapel of the Brotherhood - and thus a highly respectable citizen of the community. Str
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