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700 Years of Art
700 Years of Art

700 Years of Art

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Edited by Städel Museum

ART

158 Pages, 4.5 x 6.5

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: March 2019

ISBN 9783868324310

Rights: US & CA

Wienand Verlag (Mar 2019)

Not yet published. Ships 3/4/2019.
 

Overview

Since 1815, when Johann Friedrich Städel donated his art collection and estate as the foundation for the institution that would later bear his name, the Städel Museum's holdings have been continuously expanded, featuring masterpieces from the fourteenth century to the present day by Botticelli, Rembrandt, Vermeer, Tischbein, Renoir, Kirchner, and Gerhard Richter, among others. This short guide presents roughly one hundred works for the reader to discover, contemplate, and enjoy.

Author Biography

The Städel Museum in Frankfurt captures masterpieces from the fourteenth century to the present day. In 1815 Johann Friedrich Städel donated his art collection, which led to the foundation of the Städel Museum. It has been growing ever since.