PHILIPP OTTO RUNGE (German / 1777-1810)

The Romantic painter Philipp Otto Runge was born in Wolgast in Western Pomerania. He learned the art of making scissor-cut silhouettes from his mother as a child, and continued to practise it all his life.

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Selected prints by PHILIPP OTTO RUNGE

Pflanzenstudien mit
scheere und papier, c.1805 (1896)
Wood engraving

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