Portrait of a Lady with a Squirrel & a Starling
Portrait of a Lady with a Squirrel & a Starling. The subject of this portrait is belived to be Anne Lovell, the wife of Sir Francis Lovell (d. 1551), an esquire of the body to Henry VIII. Hans Holbein the Younger (c. 1498 — between 7 October and 29 November 1543) was a German artist and printmaker who worked in a Northern Renaissance style. He is best known as one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century. He also produced religious art, satire and Reformation propaganda, and made a significant contribution to the history of book design. He is called "the Younger" to distinguish him from his father, Hans Holbein the Elder, an accomplished painter of the Late Gothic school.