Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza - Inicio

Versión española

Buy tickets

Masterworks from Budapest. From the Renaissance to the Avant-Garde

From 18 February to 28 May 2017

Lucas Cranach, the Elder
Salome with the Head of Saint John the Baptist, ca. 1526-1530
Oil on panel. 88.4 x 58.3 cm
Budapest, Museum of Fine Arts

Biography and Works

Hans Wertinger
Landshut, ca. 1465/70 -1533


We have few details about the training of this painter, whose date and place of birth are unknown to us. He developed his artistic career at the court of Baviera, receiving commissions from the Palatine Count Philip and from the Elector Frederick and he was chamber painter to Louis X of Baviera. He had an important workshop from which numerous paintings were sent to churches.

Go to the shop

Recommended artists

© 2009 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza

Paseo del Prado 8, 28014 Madrid, España

We use our own cookies and those of third-parties to analyze the use of our website and display personalized advertising. If you continue browsing, we will consider that you consented to its use. For more information see our Cookie Policy.