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File:Caspar David Friedrich 032 (The wanderer above the sea of fog).jpg


Deutsch: Der Wanderer über dem Nebelmeer
English: The wanderer above the sea of fog
Français : Le voyageur au-dessus de la mer de nuages
Italiano: Il viandante sul mare di nebbia
Date 1818
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 98 × 74 cm (38.6 × 29.1 in)
Accession number 5161
Source/Photographer The photographic reproduction was done by Cybershot800i. ( Diff)


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English: The Wanderer above a sea of fog by Caspar David Friedrich, around 1818
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