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200 Masterpieces of European Painting


496 Pages, 9.5 x 11

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $51.95 (US $51.95) (CA $68.95)

Publication Date: October 2019

ISBN 9783865024169

Rights: US & CA

Seemann Henschel (Oct 2019)

Price: $51.95


The Gemäldegalerie of the Berlin State Museums is home to one of the finest and most exhaustive collections of European paintings anywhere. The collection provides a nearly seamless overview, from medieval panel painting all the way to Neoclassicism around 1800. This opulent publication presents 200 of the most important and impressive paintings from this world-famous collection. Represented are nearly all of the celebrated masters of the German, Dutch, Flemish, Netherlandish, Italian, French, Spanish, and English schools. Each work is presented as a large color illustration, set in its historical context, and provided with commentary based on the latest research.

Author Biography

The Gemäldegalerie Berlin boasts one of the world's most important collections of European painting ranging from the thirteenth to eighteenth century. Masterpieces from all epochs in the history of art are on permanent display there.