A Shepherd and Muses by a Waterfall

Black and brown ink over graphite | 66.5 x 50.8cm | 1798

Christoph Henrich Kniep

In this imaginary classical landscape, Christoph Heinrich Kniep conveyed nature's superhuman might as a huge waterfall dwarfing the antique figures relaxing below. Kniep enhanced the waterfall's visual impact by framing it with a shaded arch of massi...
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