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COLLECTION HIGHLIGHTS

The Städel Museum shows important artworks testifying to seven hundred years of European art history under a single roof. Outstanding paintings dating from Middle Ages to the present are enhanced by choice sculptures, drawings, prints and photographs. They invite visitors on a journey in time through the history of art and bring the everyday culture, society and history of the different eras back to life.

Modern Art

Pierre-Auguste Renoir, After the Luncheon (La fin du déjeuner), 1879

Auguste Renoir

After the Luncheon

Old Master Painting

Mathis Gothart Nithart, called Grünewald, St. Lawrence, St. Cyriacus, ca. 1600

Gruenewald

St. Lawrence, St. Cyriacus

Old Master Painting

Hans Holbein the Younger, Portrait of Simon George of Cornwall

Hans Holbein the Younger

Simon George of Cornwall

Modern Art

Fernand Khnopff, The Gamekeeper, 1883

Fernand Khnopff

The Gamekeeper

Modern Art

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Nude Girl, ca. 1912/19, © by Ingeborg & Dr. Wolfgang Henze-Ketterer, Wittrach/Bern

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Nude Girl

Modern Art

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Nude with Hat, ca. 1910

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Nude with Hat (Detail)

Modern Art

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Vaudeville Theatre (English Dancing Couple), 1912/13, © by Ingeborg & Dr. Wolfgang Henze-Ketterer, Wittrach/Bern

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Vaudeville Theatre (Detail)

Contemporary Art

Yves Klein, Blue Sponge Relief (Little Night Music), 1960, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2013

Yves Klein

Blue Sponge (Detail)

Modern Art

Wilhelm Lehmbruck, Seated Youth (The Bowed Figure, The Friend, The Thinker, The Weary One, Tired Warrior), 1916/17

Wilhelm Lehmbruck

Seated Youth

Modern Art

Max Liebermann, Free Period in the Amsterdam Orphanage, 1881

Max Liebermann

Amsterdam Orphanage

Old Master Painting

Stefan Lochner, The Martyrdoms of the Apostles, ca. 1500

Stefan Lochner

The Martyrdoms of the Apostles

Modern Art

Fernand Léger, Composition, 1920, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2013

Fernand Léger

Composition (Detail)

Modern Art

Edouard Manet, A Game of Croquet, 1873

Edouard Manet

The Croquet Party

Old Master Painting

Andrea Mantegna, St. Mark the Evangelist, ca. 1450, Foto: Artothek

Andrea Mantegna

St. Mark the Evangelist

Modern Art

Franz Marc, Dog Lying in the Snow, ca. 1911

Franz Marc

Dog Lying in the Snow (Detail)

Old Master Painting

Upper Rhenish Master, Little Garden of Paradise, 1500

Upper Rhenish Master

Little Garden of Paradise

Modern Art

Henri Matisse, Flowers and China (Fleurs et céramique), ca. 1911–13, © Succession H. Matisse / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2013

Henri Matisse

Fleurs et céramique

Modern Art

Claude Monet, The Luncheon (Le Déjeuner), 1868

Claude Monet

Luncheon

Modern Art

Claude Monet, Winter Landscape with Evening Sky, 1870s

Claude Monet

Winter Landscape (Detail)

Modern Art

Edvard Munch, Jealousy, 1913, © The Munch Museum / The Munch Ellingsen Group / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2013

Edvard Munch

Jealousy

Modern Art

Emil Nolde, Lake Lucerne, ca. 1930, © Nolde Stiftung Seebüll

Emil Nolde

Lake Lucerne

Modern Art

Johann Friedrich Overbeck, The Triumph of Religion in the Arts, 1829–1840

Johann Friedrich Overbeck

The Triumph of Religion in the Arts

Modern Art

Pablo Picasso, Head of a Woman (Tête de femme), 1931, © Succession Picasso / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2013

Pablo Picasso

Tête de femme

Modern Art

Pablo Picasso, Portrait of Fernande Olivier, 1909, © Succession Picasso / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2013

Pablo Picasso

Portrait of Fernande Olivier (Detail)

Modern Art

Pablo Picasso, The Cup, 1908/09, © Succession Picasso / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2013

Pablo Picasso

The Cup (Detail)

Contemporary Art

Jackson Pollock, Figure, 1948, © Pollock-Krasner Foundation / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2013

Pollock

Figure (Detail)

Old Master Painting

Nicolas Poussin, Landscape during a Thunderstorm with Pyramus and Thisbe

Nicolas Poussin

Landscape

Department of Prints and Drawings

Raphael, Study for the figure of Diogenes in the School of Athens, ca. 1509-10

Raphael

Study for the figure of Diogenes

Contemporary Art

Tobias Rehberger, Patria o Muerte, 2006, © Tobias Rehberger

Tobias Rehberger

Patria o Muerte

Department of Prints and Drawings

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, The Drunken Lot, ca. 1630

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn

The Drunken Lot

Old Master Painting

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, The Blinding of Samson, 1636

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

The Blinding of Samson
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