Romantic Horror

Caspar David Friedrich's oil painting Abbey In the Oak Forest, 1810 depicts a group of figures carrying a coffin into an old abbey. The visual narrative of this human passing away is thought to represent a passing of time. A story of a soul's transcendence. 

POTD 20190710 | Painting by Caspar David Friedrich


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