Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von

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  1. August 28, 1749 in Frankfurt (Main)
  2. March 22, 1832 in Weimar
  3. Schriftsteller, Politiker, Jurist, Naturwissenschaftler, Maler, Zeichner, Theaterleiter
  4. Weimar, Frankfurt am Main

Iconography

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Goethe's birthplace in Frankfurt (Großer Hirschgraben) (Source: Wikimedia)
Anna Katharina (Käthchen) Schönkopf (Source: Wikimedia)
Goethe in c. 1775 (Source: Wikimedia)
Goethe, age 38, painted by Angelica Kauffman 1787 (Source: Wikimedia)
A Goethe watercolour depicting a liberty pole at the border to the short-lived Republic of Mainz, created under influence of the French Revolution and destroyed in the Siege of Mainz in which Goethe participated (Source: Wikimedia)
Goethe, by Luise Seidler (Weimar 1811) (Source: Wikimedia)
Ulrike von Levetzow (Source: Wikimedia)
Coffins of Goethe and Schiller, Weimar vault (Source: Wikimedia)
First edition of The Sorrows of Young Werther (Source: Wikimedia)
1876 'Faust' by Goethe, decorated by Rudolf Seitz, large German edition 51x38cm (Source: Wikimedia)
Goethe–Schiller Monument, Weimar (1857) (Source: Wikimedia)
Goethe in the Roman Campagna (1786) by Tischbein (Source: Wikimedia)
Goethe in 1810. Gerhard von Kügelgen (Source: Wikimedia)
Light spectrum, from Theory of Colours. Goethe observed that with a prism, colour arises at light-dark edges, and the spectrum occurs where these coloured edges overlap. (Source: Wikimedia)
Goethe on a 1999 German stamp (Source: Wikimedia)
Portrait of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe by Ferdinand Jagemann, 1806 (Source: Wikimedia)
Statue dedicated to Goethe in Chicago's Lincoln Park (1913) (Source: Wikimedia)
Second Goetheanum (Source: Wikimedia)
Mendelssohn plays to Goethe, 1830: painting by Moritz Oppenheim, 1864 (Source: Wikimedia)
Goethe memorial in front of the Alte Handelsbörse, Leipzig (Source: Wikimedia)
Schiller, Alexander and Wilhelm von Humboldt, and Goethe in Jena, c. 1797 (Source: Wikimedia)
Dargestellter: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Künstler: János Blaschke (Quelle: Trierer Porträtdatenbank)
Dargestellter: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Künstler: Carl Funke August Weger (Quelle: Trierer Porträtdatenbank)
Dargestellter: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Künstler: keine Angabe Startseite Projekt Kontakt Links Beacon UBT (Quelle: Trierer Porträtdatenbank)

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