Since 8 July 2023, the Museum Barberini in Potsdam shows its own Dutch form of Impressionism: Wolken und Licht (Clouds and Light) presents around 100 works by artists ranging from Vincent van Gogh to Piet Mondrian that have hardly been shown in Germany to date. The exhibition Clouds and Light. Impressionism in Holland shows until 22 October 2023 how artists were inspired by French influences to create their very own Dutch form of Impressionism.
Landscape painting originated in the Netherlands. The realism of the Old Masters of the 17th century long remained the standard by which it was measured. With the open-air painting developed in France, the Dutch painters of the 19th century received new impulses.
The comprehensive show is the first exhibition devoted to the subject and brings together around 100 works by some 40 artists, including key works by …
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