Lucas Cranach the Elder: Art and Devotion of the German Reformation
- Publish Date: 2009-04-16
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Bonnie Noble
This book presents Cranach's Reformation painting to a broader audience and explains the pictorial strategies Cranach devised to clarify and interpret Lutheran thought. For specialists in Reformation history, this study offers an interpretation of Cranach's art as an agent of religious change. For historians and students of Renaissance art, this study explores the defining work of a major sixteenth-century artist.