Oswald Achenbach

1827-1905 Germany-Realism

 

Brief Biography-Oswald Achenbach was tutored by his older brother Andreas in Dusseldorf. His official teacher was Johann Wilhelm Schirmer. Bavaria was the first stop for his studies of nature; from there he travelled on to northern Italy. Arnold Bocklin was one of many artists there he associated with. He is noted mostly for his Italian landscapes

 

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evening

evening


fireworks in naples

fireworks in naples


morning

morning

retreating storm
on the italian coast

retreating storm on the italian coast

alleyways of the
oldtown in naples

alleyways of the oldtown in naples with view on the vesuvius


andreas achenbach

andreas achenbach

at the antic temple
complex of paestum

at the antic temple complex of paestum


at the coast

at the coast

at the
gulf of naples

at the gulf of naples

bay of naples with
vesuvius beyond

bay of naples with vesuvius beyond

choppy sea at
the gulf of naples

choppy sea at the gulf of naples

coastal street by
sorrento or capri

coastal street by sorrento or capri

constantine's
triumphal arch

constantine's triumphal arch in rome

eruption of mount
vesuvius

eruption of mount vesuvius

evening in the
campagna

evening in the campagna

evening mood at
the italian coast

evening mood at the italian coast

fisher at the
gulf of naples

fisher at the gulf of naples

garden in a
monastery

garden in a monastery


going to market

going to market

hiker in the
swiss alps

hiker in the swiss alps

in the
palazzo park

in the palazzo park

in the park of the
villa d'este

in the park of the villa d'este by Oswald Achenbach

ischia with view
on to the castello

ischia with view on to the castello aragonese


italian marketplace

italian marketplace

mediterranean
landscape

mediterranean landscape with figures

moonlit scene of
the bay of naples

moonlit scene of the bay of naples

morning sun in
the hills of albania

morning sun in the hills of albania

on the beach
of naples

on the beach of naples

summer landscape
at the alban see

summer landscape at the alban see

via appia with the
tomb of caecilia

via appia with the tomb of caecilia metella

the bay of naples
by moonlight

the bay of naples by moonlight


the bay of naples

the bay of naples

the entrance of
a convent

the entrance of a convent at the gulf of sorrento