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Friday, August 26, 2011

Schadow, Wilhelm von


Portrait of a Young Roman Woman
(Angelina Magtti)
1818
Oil on canvas
94 x 79 cm
Neue Pinakothek, Munich

Frhedrich Wilhelm von Schadow ( 1789 - 1862).
German Romantic painter.
He was born in Berlin.
He developed a poetic style of portraiture.
His decorative painting was often combined with an idealistic and intellectual element.