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Caspar David Friedrich
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"Close your bodily eye, so that you may see your picture first with the spiritual eye. Then bring to the light of day that which you have seen in the darkness so that it may react upon others from the outside inwards. Painters train themselves in inventing or, as they call it, composing. Does not that mean perhaps, in other words that they train themselves in patching and mending? A picture must not be invented but felt. Observe the form exactly, both the smallest and the large and do not separate the small from the large, but rather the trivial from the important."

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View of the Baltic
Village Landscape in Morning Light (The Lone Tree)
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog
Winter Landscape
Winter Landscape with Church
Woman at a Window
Woman before the Rising Sun (Woman before the Setting Sun)
Woman on the Beach of Rügen
Wreck in the Moonlight
Wreck in the Sea of Ice
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