Caspar David Friedrich,
On Board a Sailing Ship
Reproduction in Oil, 24"x30"

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Painted in San Francisco, 2000
Currently in private collection, Ottawa, Canada

The original was painted in 1819 and was a major work in German Romanticism. It is said to depict the artist and his new wife heading to a promising new life together.

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