Caspar Friedrich (Masters of Art) by Wieland Schmied
PDF | 1995 | 128 pages | ISBN: 0810933276 | English | 25 MB
THE ART OF CASPAR DAVID FRIEDRICH (1774-1840) HOLDS A special fascination. A unique figure in the age of Romanticism, Friedrich was as significant within the art of Germany as Eugene Delacroix was in France, or Turner in England. Yet his work was little known in its time, and after the artist's death it was long forgotten. Only in the twentieth century did it become apparent that Friedrich had anticipated much of our modern experience of the world.