Collection / Highlights Old Master Painting

OLD MASTERS 1300 – 1800

The Old Masters collection at the Städel Museum presents highlights from five hundred years of art history with paintings by Jan van Eyck, Lochner, Mantegna, Botticelli, Dürer, Holbein, Grünewald, Elsheimer, Rembrandt, Vermeer, Poussin and many others. World-famous masterpieces span the period from the fourteenth to the eighteenth centuries and retrace the development of Europe’s most important painting schools from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance to the Baroque and Neoclassicism.

Old Master Painting

Jan Vermeer van Delft, The Geographer, 1669

Jan Vermeer van Delft

The Geographer

Old Master Painting

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, The Saints of the Crotta Family, ca. 1750

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

The Saints of the Crotta Family

Old Master Painting

Lucas van Valckenborch, View of Antwerp with Frozen Schelde, 1590

Lucas van Valckenborch

View of Antwerp

Old Master Painting

Jean-Antoine Watteau, Embarking for Cythera, ca. 1710

Jean-Antoine Watteau

The Embarkation for Cythera
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