What is the story behind Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog?
Beside this, why is Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog important?
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog is the quintessential Romantic artwork. The aesthetic began as a reaction against the Enlightenment values (logic, rationality, order) that partially contributed to the bloody, monarch-toppling French Revolution of 1789.
Also Know, who painted Wanderer Above a Sea of Fog? Caspar David Friedrich
Keeping this in consideration, where is the Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog?
Why is Caspar important?
Caspar David Friedrich, one of the most important German artist of his generation, was born on this day in 1774. He is mostly known for his allegorical landscapes with contemplative figures silhouetted against night skies, morning mists, barren trees or Gothic ruins. Mysterious and mystic atmosphere were his domain.