Wanderer Above The Sea Of Fog — The Greatest Romanticism Painting Ever Made

Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog (1818) by Caspar David Friedrich. Oil on canvas, 94.8 × 74.8 cm.

Every art style and movement had its own story and origins. Sometimes those even clashed and were born out of spite to each other. Romanticism was born in protest. Partially, it was an attempt to run away from the Industrial Revolution and all the developments that eventually shaped the world and system we are living in. However, some European countries saw the…

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