Category: August Renoir

The cliffs of Étretat

A sea view from Étretat, Seine Maritime, Normandy. Known as a settlement since the Roman times, Étretat had a pretty uneventful history. By the end of the 18th century, before the French Revolution, it was a tiny fishing village only known for its oyster farms supplying seafood to the table of Marie Antoinette, Queen of…

The cliffs of Étretat

A view of the cliffs near Étretat, Seine Maritime, Normandy. Known as a settlement since the Roman times, Étretat had a pretty uneventful history. By the end of the 18th century, before the French Revolution, it was a tiny fishing village only known for its oyster farms supplying seafood to the table of Marie Antoinette,…

Alte Nationalgalerie

Old National Gallery on Museum Island, Berlin Speziell für Heidi und ihre Berlin-Trip-Planung 🙂 Das zwischen 1867 und 1876 erbaute Gebäude gehört zum Ensemble der Museumsinsel, die von der UNESCO als Weltkulturerbe ausgezeichnet wurde. In der Alten Nationalgalerie werden Werke des Klassizismus, der Romantik (Caspar David Friedrich, Karl Friedrich Schinkel, Karl Blechen), des Biedermeier, des…