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New Acquisitions - Three Travelling German Artists

New Acquisitions - Three Travelling German Artists

Press Releases   •   Jul 16, 2018 06:00 GMT

​Nationalmuseum has acquired three landscapes by travelling German artists. Ernst Fries’ The Waterfalls at Tivoli with the Ponte Lupo, Temple of Vesta, and Temple of Sibyl, Carl Morgenstern's View towards Sorrento, and Georg Eduard Otto Saal’s Study of Vermafossen Waterfall. Nationalmuseum’s collections previously contained no works of this kind by German artists.

Nationalmuseum has acquired a key work in Swedish Neoclassicism

Nationalmuseum has acquired a key work in Swedish Neoclassicism

Press Releases   •   Jun 18, 2018 09:10 GMT

Nationalmuseum has acquired a painting by Per Krafft the Younger (1777-1863) depicting the blind former general Belisarius. This painting ought to be regarded as one of the most prominent Swedish works executed in the French Neoclassical style.

New acquisition: Drawing by Italian master Salvator Rosa

New acquisition: Drawing by Italian master Salvator Rosa

Press Releases   •   May 16, 2018 13:20 GMT

Nationalmuseum has acquired a work by one of the foremost Italian artists of the seventeenth century, Salvator Rosa (1615-1673). The work belongs to a distinct and important category within Rosa’s artistic production, his panel drawings. Nationalmuseum is now second only to the Pitti Palace in Florence in having such a distinguished collection of this type of work by the artist.

New acquisition: Mirror ordered by Count Fabian Wrede in the 1690s

New acquisition: Mirror ordered by Count Fabian Wrede in the 1690s

Press Releases   •   Apr 16, 2018 13:00 GMT

A mirror just acquired by Nationalmuseum is among the most magnificent examples of Swedish Baroque ever produced. The ornately carved and gilded frame contains engraved, inset plate glass. The mirror’s unusually well-documented origins go back to the initial order.

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F.d hemmansägaren P.A. Söderström

F.d hemmansägaren P.A. Sö...

Sune Jonsson, F.d hemmansägaren P.A. Söderström, 1962. © Sune Jonsson,. The image is free to use accompanied by photo credit and when ill...

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Ernst Fries, The Waterfalls at Tivoli with the Ponte Lupo, Temple of Vesta, and Temple of Sibyl

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Ernst Fries, The Waterfalls at Tivoli with the Ponte Lupo, Temple of Vesta, and Temple of Sibyl. The image i free to use accompanied by p...

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New acquisition: Drawing by Italian master Salvator Rosa

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Salvator Rosa, A Rocky Landscape with a Tree and Two Figures, pencil and ink with white accents on panel. CC BY

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New Aquisition: Mirror ordered by Count Fabian Wrede in the 1690s

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Burchard Precht, Mirror, 1690s, detail. © Bukowskis. The image is free to use accompanied by photo credit and when illustrating editorial...

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