Neoclassicism and Romanticism


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Caspar David Friedrich


Caspar David Friedrich

(b Greifswald, 5 Sept 1774; d Dresden, 7 May 1840).

German painter, draughtsman and printmaker. Along with Phillip Otto Runge, he was the leading artist of the German Romantic movement, notable especially for his symbolic and atmospheric treatment of landscape.


Self-Portrait with Cap and Sighting Eye-Shield

Pencil, brush and ink, 175 x 105 mm
Kunsthalle, Hamburg


View of a Harbour

Oil on canvas, 90 x 71 cm
Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin


The Cross in the Mountains

Oil on canvas, 45 x 37 cm
Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf


The Chasseur in the Forest

Oil on canvas, 66 x 47 cm
Private collection


The Grosse Gehege near Dresden

c. 1832
Oil on canvas, 73,5 x 102,5 cm
Gemäldegalerie, Dresden



c. 1817
Oil on canvas, 91 x 72 cm
Pommersches Landesmuseum, Greifswald


Chalk Cliffs on Rügen

c. 1818
Oil on canvas, 90,5 x 71 cm
Stiftung Oskar Reinhart, Winterthur


Woman before the Rising Sun (Woman before the Setting Sun)

Oil on canvas, 22 x 30 cm
Museum Folkwang, Essen


On the Sailing Boat

c. 1819
Oil on canvas, 71 x 56 cm
The Hermitage, St. Petersburg


The Sisters on the Balcony

c. 1820
Oil on canvas, 74 x 52 cm
The Hermitage, St. Petersburg

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