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Lucas Cranach the Elder (Lucas Cranach der Ältere, c. 1472 – 16 October 1553) wis a German Renaissance penter an prentmakker in widcut an engravin.

Lucas Cranach the Elder
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Lucas Cranach the Elder, Portrait at age 77 (oil on panel, 67 × 49 cm), Florence, IT: Uffizi Gallery, c. 1550 .
BornLucas Maler
c. 1472
Kronach
Died16 October 1553(1553-10-16) (aged 81)
Weimar
Kent forPentin
MuivementGerman Renaissance
Patron(s)The Electors o Saxony