Notes on German Culture

An excerpt from a huge beautiful painting that took 6 years to complete.

This huge beautiful painting of Berlin in 1822 took the artist Franz Krüger 6 years to complete. Depicted below is a part of the painting detailing a parade in Berlin in 1822, showing part of the audience viewing the parade from the sidelines, giving us a finely detailed look at a wide range of society… Continue reading An excerpt from a huge beautiful painting that took 6 years to complete.

Notes on German Culture

Soon we’ll be out looking for a Christmas tree

Soon we'll be out looking for a Christmas tree, most likely at some corner lot or big box store. This vintage scene reminds us of how it used to be done in the early 1800's ...artwork by Franz Krüger, entitled "Vorweihnacht" (Before Christmas). EXPLORE BRAND NEW PRODUCTS WITH IMAGES FROM MY BLOG https://edsimoneit.redbubble.com/