Monday, March 28, 2011

Drawing Inspiration: Caspar David Friedrich [θ]

  • Painter / German Romantic
  • Master of mystical landscapes
  • Had early success, died poor and lonely
  • Work co-opted by the Nazis for its inherent Germanness
  • Wikipedia Bio

  • [Drawing Inspiration is a portrait-and-profile feature highlighting the outstanding figures of the art world—and!—my monthly contribution to the art and design blog, Illustration Pages.]


    WEISSMAN said...

    I dig the two fading circles!

    Owen Schumacher said...

    Thanks! I always enjoy compliments from the Maestro!