Artwork Famous Landscape Arts by Caspar David Friedrich

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List of famous Caspar David Friedrich Landscape arts, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. Caspar David Friedrich is revered by art enthusiasts everywhere, having created some of the most historic Landscape arts of all time. These popular Caspar David Friedrich Landscape arts have sold for up to a few hundred thousand dollars, so if you want an original in your home then you better start saving. Going to museums can be expensive and time consuming, so scroll through this list to see Landscape arts that Caspar David Friedrich created from the comfort of your own home. You can find additional information for these renowned Caspar David Friedrich Landscape arts by clicking the names of the pieces. This list features items like Moonrise Over the Sea Chalk Cliffs on Rügen, and many more. This list answers the questions, "What are the most famous Caspar David Friedrich Landscape arts?" and "What are examples of Caspar David Friedrich Landscape arts?"
Chalk Cliffs on Rügen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Landscape Arts by Caspar David Friedrich
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Chalk Cliffs on Rügen is an oil painting of circa 1818 by German Romantic artist Caspar David Friedrich. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Caspar David Friedrich

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Romanticism, German Romanticism

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Moonrise Over the Sea is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Landscape Arts by Caspar David Friedrich
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Moonrise by the Sea or Moonrise over the Sea is an 1822 oil-on-canvas painting by German painter Caspar David Friedrich. The work depicts a romantic seascape. It measures 55 × 71 centimetres Three young people, two women side by side and a man further back, are sitting on a large boulder by the sea, silhouetted against the sky as they watch the moon rising to the east above a band of clouds. In the distance are two sailing vessels, ghosting on a light breeze towards the spectators on the shore. The painting is probably a view of the Baltic Sea, near Friedrich's birthplace in Swedish Pomerania. It may be based on the beach at Stubbenkammer near Rügen. The work was commissioned by banker and ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Caspar David Friedrich

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Romanticism, German Romanticism

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Mountain Landscape with Rainbo... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Landscape Arts by Caspar David Friedrich
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Mountain Landscape with Rainbow, is an oil painting by the German Romantic artist Caspar David Friedrich. Like the Riesengebirge Landscape this painting was inspired by Friedrich's 1809 travels through Germany and along the shores of the Baltic Sea. The observation of nature in his travels allowed Friedrich to compose a universal, idyllic landscape that is visionary rather than literal. In the foreground a wayfarer has stopped to rest. He turns his gaze to the background, where a black abyss opens up. In those depths a few mountains can be glimpsed. Above the landscape, a rainbow forms in the waning light. In Friedrich's oeuvre, paintings with a sharp contrast between the foreground and ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Caspar David Friedrich

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Romanticism

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Old Heroes' Graves is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Landscape Arts by Caspar David Friedrich
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"Old Heroes' Graves" (1812) is a painting by German artist Caspar David Friedrich. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Caspar David Friedrich

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Romanticism

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