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Worlds of Romanticism at the Albertina

Published: October 24, 2015; 19:00 · (Vindobona)

Romanticism was an attitude and an art genre that has lost of none of its fascination to this day. The Albertina is therefore showing important works from this time. Around 170 works from the Albertina's own collection as well as from the Graphic Collection of the Academy of Fine Arts and international loan pieces can be seen. The paintings of famous artists such as Caspar David Friedrich, Francisco de Goya, Moritz von Schwind, Joseph von Führich and Julius Schnorr give an excellent overview of this outstanding art epoch.

Caspar David Friedrich: Worlds of Romanticism - Welten der Romantik Exhibition at the Albertina / Picture: © Albertina, Vienna

To this day, the epochal ideas of romanticism have lost none of their fascination.

And in Vienna, one of this artistic movement’s birthplaces, the Albertina is cooperating with the Graphic Collection of the Academy of Fine Arts to stage an exhibition of around 160 works by the movement’s most important representatives.

Numerous masterpieces by artists from Caspar David…

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