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Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich

Wanderer above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich

In this work, Caspar David Friedrich paints a man standing on a rock above the clouds. The rocks are a symbol of faith. In order to reach the Almighty, man must cross this sea of clouds and dangerous reefs. The artist is highlighting the search for God that leads individuals to go through different trials before reaching Him.

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In this work, Caspar David Friedrich paints a man standing on a rock above the clouds. The rocks are a symbol of faith. In order to reach the Almighty, man must cross this sea of clouds and dangerous reefs. The artist is highlighting the search for God that leads individuals to go through different trials before reaching Him.

The artist

Born in Greifswald, Germany, Caspar Friedrich (1774 - 1840), took drawing lessons from a municipal teacher before leaving for Denmark. He joined the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, from 1794 to 1798, to learn Antique and Classical art. He then moved to Dresden, a city in artistic effervescence, where his landscape drawings were highly appreciated. Friedrich even won a prize at the Weimar competition in 1804. He began to paint only in 1807, specializing in romantic landscapes. The artist acquired a solid reputation in the 1810s when his works were purchased by the King of Prussia. At that time he became a member of the Berlin Academy and the Dresden Academy. While his work became a fixture at the Russian Court, Friedrich suffered a stroke that partially paralyzed him and forced him to limit his productivity.
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