Albrecht Durer Quotes

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Born: May 21, 1471, Nuremberg, Germany
Birth Country: Germany
Died: Nuremberg, Germany, April 6, 1528
Occupation: Artist, Painter, Mathematician

1.
As I grew older, I realized that it was much better to insist on the genuine forms of nature, for simplicity is the greatest adornment of art.
- Albrecht Durer

2.
I hold that the perfection of form and beauty is contained in the sum of all men.
- Albrecht Durer

3.
No single man can be taken as a model for a perfect figure, for no man lives on earth who is endowed with the whole of beauty.
- Albrecht Durer

4.
Sane judgment abhors nothing so much as a picture perpetrated with no technical knowledge, although with plenty of care and diligence.
- Albrecht Durer

5.
What beauty is, I know not, though it adheres to many things.
- Albrecht Durer

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