Romanticism in the North - from Friedrich to Turner


09 December 2017 to 06 May 2018

Romanticism in the North is the first international survey exhibition of northern European landscape painting. The show features works from the Netherlands, Germany, Scandinavia and Britain, by artists ranging from J.M.W. Turner to Caspar David Friedrich. The paintings address subjects as diverse as travel, the power of nature, and spirituality.

  • Knud Baade, Scene from the Era of Norwegian Sagas, 1850, Collection of Asbjørn Lunde, New York. Photo © Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum, Tromsø, Norway
  • Carl Gustav Carus, Mountain landscape, 1821, Museum Bautzen, Germany
  • Martinus Rørbye, View from the Roman Campagna, 1835, Gothenburg Museum of Art, Sweden
  • Carl Blechen, Country road in winter at moonlight, ca. 1836, Die Lübecker Museen, Museum Behnhaus Drägerhaus, Lübeck, Germany