MORITZ GÖTZE - CRANACH GOETHE GÖTZE

MORITZ GÖTZE - CRANACH GOETHE GÖTZE
16.01.2016 - 19.03.2016
Erfurt
painting, drawing, enamel works


Moritz Götze
CRANACH GOETHE GÖTZE
paintings, drawings and enamel works
Galerie Rothamel Erfurt
16th January - 19th March 2016
opening 16 January at 9 pm

 

As Goethe wrote about Cranach "in respect to truth and blossom" he was "equal with Titian", the poet had no idea that the painter belonged to his ancestors. Lucas Cranach the Elder’s daughter Magdalena was married to the Saxon chancellor Christian Brück. From this line descented Goethe's mother, so Cranach was Goethe’s great-great-grandfather. This is a happy coincidence, because Moritz Götze since several years growed a massive Goethe-Cranach-obsession...



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