Caspar David Friedrich - Hills and Ploughed Field near Dresden. 1824
A sweet sunset very much in scale with the season we share. Caspar David Friedrich (1774-1840) wrote “I have to stay alone in order to fully contemplate and feel nature; The painter should paint not only what he has in front of him, but also what he sees inside himself. If he sees nothing within, then he should stop painting what is in front of him.
arcadiainteriorana: A Walk at Dusk Caspar David Friedrich (German, 1774 - 1840) Oil on canvas, 43.7 x 33.3 cm, 1830-1835. The J. Paul Getty Museum.
loumargi: Caspar David Friedrich (1774 – 1840) was born in 1774, in Greifswald, Swedish Pomerania on the Baltic coast of Germany. 1811-12 The Garden Terrace oil on canvas.
Caspar David Friedrich (1774?1840) and Johan Christian Dahl (1788?1857) are both well-known as protagonists of Nordic landscape painting during the Romantic era. Dresden offered both artists a stimulating environment in which the tw...