Category: painter

“Man grows used to everything, the scoundrel!” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

Melancholy, Domenico Fetti

“Music is the poetry of the air.” – Jean Paul Richter

Frederick the Great plays flute in his summer palace Sanssouci, with Franz Benda playing violin, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach accompanying on keyboard, and unidentified string players; painting by Adolph Menzel (1850–52).

“When the roots are deep there is no reason to fear the wind.”

(Harald Dovrefostre by Galleri Straume)

“The wolf changes his hair, but never his temperament. – Croatian Proverb

(Olav Haraldsson by Galleri Straume)