Caspar David Friedrich
Summer (Landscape with Couple), 1807
Öl auf Leinwand, 71,4 x 103,6 cm
1931 aus dem Kunsthandel erworben
Inv. Nr. 9702
Summer (Landscape with Couple)
Friedrich painted a number of landscape cycles that correlate the seasons and times of day with the ages of man. The view of the serene and summery Elbe valley may thus be understood as an analogy to the abundance and lightheartedness of youth.