Neoclassicism and Romanticism


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Karl Friedrich Schinkel


Karl Friedrich Schinkel

(b Neuruppin, Mark Brandenburg, 13 March 1781; d Berlin, 9 Oct 1841).

German architect, painter and stage designer. He was the greatest architect in 19th-century Germany, and his most important surviving buildings in Berlin  and Potsdam show his sense of German idealism and technical mastery. He became Geheimer Oberlandesbaudirektor of the Prussian state and influenced many architects in Germany and abroad.



The Gate in the Rocks

Oil on canvas, 740x 48 cm
Staatliche Museen, Berlin


Study for a Monument to Queen Louise

Watercolour, 720 x 520 mm


The Banks of the Spree near Stralau

Oil on canvas, 36 x 45 cm
Nationalgalerie, Berlin


Stage set for Mozart's Magic Flute

Gouache, 463 x 616 mm
Staatliche Museen, Berlin


Medieval Town by Water

after 1813
Oil on canvas, 94 x 126 cm
Neue Pinakothek, Munich


Gothic Cathedral with Imperial Palace



Oil on canvas, 76 x 102 cm
Nationalgalerie, Berlin

In the palace of the Queen of the night


The Garden of Sarastro by Moonlight


Portrait of the Artist's Daughter, Marie

Black chalk on reddish paper, 533 x 423 mm
Staatliche Museen, Berlin

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