1870. Mrs. Heaton examines the life of Durer, perhaps the greatest German artist of the Renaissance era. Contents: Nurnberg in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries; Parentage, Birth and Early Years; Years of Apprenticeship and Travel; Marriage and Settlement in Nurnberg; Journey to Venice. Letters to Pirkheimer; 1507-1520; Engravings on Wood; Works for the Emperor Maximillian; Engravings on Copper; Paintings, Drawings, and Plastic Works; Literary Works; Journey to the Netherlands in 1520. Journal; and Last Years in Nurnberg, and Death. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.