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Collection

Casa di Goethe Rome has a collection that is regulary widened by financial support of the Federal Government and other donators. It focuses on the Goethe and his work, German artists in Italy, the history of illustration, journeys to Italy and Italian landscapes.
The collection comprises graphic works, drawings, paintings, autographs, sculputres, installations, books.
The objects are used for the permanent exhibition "Goethe in Italy" and for the temporary exhibits curated by the museum.

Among others, works by:

Alfaro, Andreu (*1929)
Barlach, Ernst (1870-1938)
Birmann, Peter Birmann (1758-1844)
Brech, Christoph (*1964)
de Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri (1864-1901)
Delacroix, Eugène (1798-1863)
Dietrich, Christian (1712-1774)
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang (1749-1832)
Hackert, Jacob Philip (1737-1807)
Horvat, Frank (*1928)
Kaisermann, Franz (1765-1833)
Kauffmann, Angelika (1741-1807)
Kniep, Christoph Heinrich (1755-1825)
Koch, Johann Anton (1768-1839)
Labruzzi, Carlo (1748-1817)
Lewandowsky, Via (1963)
Mueller-Stahl, Armin (*1930)
Nolde, Emil (1867-1956)
Oeser, Adam Friedrich (1717-1808)
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista (1720-1787)
Rembrandt Harmensz van Rhyn (1606-1669)
Salvador Dalì (1904-1983)
Schirdewahn, Sabine (*1964)
Schnorr von Carolsfeld, Ludwig Ferdinand (1788-1853)
Slevogt, Max (1868-1932)
Tischbein, Johann Heinrich Wilhelm (1751-1829)
von Rohden, Johann (1778-168)
Warhol, Andy (1928-1987)
Werkmeister,Wolfgang (*1941)
Winckelmann, Johann Joachim (1717-1768)

Exhibitions from the own collection:

The sky above Rome. German painters and Italian landscape
(29.11.2014-1.2.2015)

Grilli e polvere. Italian landscapes from the age of Goethe
17.9. 2013 – 19. 1. 2014

Max Liebermann, Ernst Barlach, Hans Meid, Karl Walser and their view on Goethe's poetry
(24.2.-9.9.2012)

Piranesi, Rembrandt of the ruins. Etchings
(18.2-18.4, 27.7-26.9.2010, 5.8.2011-12.2.2012)

Frank Horvat. Goethe in Sicily. Photographs
(9.9 - 1.10.2008)

Italian landscapes of the Goethe age. Part II: drawings
(28.9.2007 - 20.1.2008)

Italian landscapes of the Goethe age: Part I: Etchings
(23.7. - 23.9.2007)

Goethe-Gedichte illustriert. (Illustrations of Goethe poems)
Illustrations by Andreu Alfaro, Ernst Barlach, Max Liebermann, Hans Meid and Karl Walser
19.7. - 10.9.2006
28.7. - 30.10.2000

Mahlerisch radirte Projekte von Italien
Etchings by Christian Reinhart, Jacob Wilhelm Mechau andChristoph Albert Dies (1792-1798).
3.2. - 6.3.2005.

Goethe. Faust. Illustrations
16.6. - 9.1.2005.