Tag Archives: German Enlightenment

Atta Troll. Heinrich Heine.

Heinrich Heine. Atta Troll. German Romantic.

“Atta Troll. A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by Heinrich Heine

Atta Troll.

“Atta Troll. A Midsummer Night’s Dream” is a narrative poem by Heinrich Heine, which was written in 1841 and 1843 appeared in the newspaper for the elegant world – incomplete and never completes. Atta Troll is one of the most virtuosic works Heines.

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Torquato Tasso and Leonora d’Este

Torquato Tasso, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German Enlightenment. Romanticism era

Torquato Tasso and the Two Leonores, 1839, by Karl Ferdinand Sohn.

Torquato Tasso and Leonora d’Este by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

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The Sultan Saladin and his Sister Sittah.

Sultan Saladin. Sister Sittah. Nathan the Wise. Gotthold Ephraim Lessing. German Enlightenment.

The Sultan Saladin and his Sister Sittah.

The Sultan Saladin and his Sister Sittah.

Saladin and his sister Sittah, have played chess. Sittah has won. Al Hafi, Saladin’s treasurer, enters. Continue reading

Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller

Elizabeth I., Mary Stuart. England Tudor era costumes.

Elizabeth and Mary Stuart

Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller

Elizabeth and Mary Stuart

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