He is one of the most important ceramic painters of the 18th century: »Adam Friedrich von Löwenfinck, the Porzellansammlung of the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden presents a comprehensive exhibition of this artist’s oeuvre, bringing together around 100 selected porcelain and faience exhibits«.
The objects come »from the Dresden Porzellansammlung, private collections and renowned museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Reiss-Engelhorn Museum, Mannheim, and the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg«.
Trailer: Painting on Meissen porcelain and German faience by Adam Friedrich von Löwenfinck 1714–1754.
Adam Friedrich von Finck lions began in the Meissen porcelain factory paint (1728), this left shortly afterwards, »fled to escape restrictions on his artistic development and difficult working conditions in the painters’ workshops«.
Exhibition of the Porzellansammlung / Porcelain Collection in the Dresden Zwinger
Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden / Dresden State Art Collections
Oct 1 2014 – Feb 22 2015
TUE – SUN: 10AM – 6PM