With the world watching, an exhibition of paintings from the medieval period at the Museum of Fine Arts Fremont is showing its true colours.
Key points:Illuminations were painted by the medieval artisans in order to provide a visual feastThe fresco was originally commissioned by a local resident of Fremonst, a medieval town in the Flemish AlpsIn the 16th and 17th centuries Fremonstraße, which today is part of Frems borders, was home to one of the oldest churches in the world.
Fremonstrais fresco is one of two in the Museum that have never been seen by visitors before.
“It’s a great story of the Renaissance,” curator Christiana Kütze said.
“These paintings are part of a period of art that was very important to the history of Fremas art.”
The painting is by the French painter Georges-Louis de Fremonstrasse, a prolific artist who painted the frescos of Fremons city of Fremo, the oldest surviving painting in the Netherlands.
He painted a number of fresco, and the most famous of which is a fresco by Picasso called “The Last Days of Jerusalem”, which he completed in 1694.
“Fremonstrasses fresco in Fremons Cathedral, 1692-1693″The frescos are important to Fremans heritage, as they show how the town was ruled by the kings of Jerusalem,” Mr Künze said, pointing out that the painting is one that is often displayed at religious events.”
This painting is from the middle of the 1690s, so it is very early in the 17th century, but this is a painting of a very important religious event.
“Fremonst cathedral, which has the most modern fresco collection in the region, was dedicated in 1672.
It is now known as the Fremon St Georges cathedral, the same church where the original painting was painted.
Mr Künzert said the fresca had been painted in 1693, so the painting was probably done during the reign of King Louis de Fremont, who was the king of Fremania at the time.”
A lot of the paintings from Fremons history are from the 1630s or later, so they’re very early to be seen,” she said.
The fresca is one in a series that also includes portraits of Fremans leaders, a depiction of King Henri IV of France and a painting by the Belgian artist René Magnan.
The rest of the museum’s collection includes a number paintings from other periods in Fremonsts history, such as a frescos by Dutch artist Van der Molen, which were completed in the 1670s and 1680s.”
The last one we have is by this artist, Magnan,” Mr Möller said.
Magnan, who also painted “The Holy Father”, was one of Fremans most famous artists, with his works often featured in the museum.
He had an interest in the early history of the town and was interested in the history and art of his town.”
He also worked in the area of the monastery of Fremberg, where he had the abbey,” Mr Münze explained.”
So the fact that he was from Fremberg and that his works are still in the Fremberg area is very important.””
He was a man who was interested not only in the art of painting, but also in the religion of the city.””
There are some other works by this great artist that have been in the collection for some time, and that is the painting by Magnan, but we are going to see that in a few years,” she added.
The paintings, which are currently on display at the museum, are from a series of frescos that were commissioned by local residents of Frema, who lived in the town of Fremenstraßes.
In the early 16th century Fremon Straße was home for the town’s residents.
It was an ancient town with a church that dates back to the 10th century and is still in use today.
The oldest fresco of Fremens cathedral in the whole Netherlands is by Picassos famous fresco from 1692, depicting the burial of a saint.
The painting was commissioned by the city’s resident, who owned a small town in Fremenstraße and would often visit Fremonston Cathedral to visit his parishioners.
Mr Münzert and Mr Mörg said the paintings were meant to provide an insight into life in Fremans early history.”
We are going for a more historical and a more artistic view,” Mr Munger said.
Topics:art-history,history,world-war-2,history-and-culture,germanyFirst posted September 15, 2019 09:30:50