Friday, May 30, 2008

Sea of Ice - Caspar David Friedrich, 1824

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Friedrich was the German master of nineteenth-century romantic painting, in his case mastery in depicting landscapes of emotional extremity.

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3 Comments:

Anonymous richard mcgrath said...

Was this before all the ice melted during anthropogenic global warming?

~:)

5/30/2008 08:31:00 am  
Anonymous ISeeRed said...

Wow, that's just stunning. And yes, it does elicit an emotional response. That's what real art is all about, not the modern posey crap that only elicits disgust.

5/30/2008 08:34:00 pm  
Anonymous Riko said...

Awesome! is the man hidden intentionally?

6/07/2008 06:49:00 pm  

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