Albert von Zahn

Walking the line between art and science

8. September to 8. January 2017

Was Albert von Zahn an art historian, artist or even both? This exhibition aims to address this question in depth. Zahn, born in Leipzig in 1836, studied Painting at the Königliche Akademie der bildenden Künste in Dresden from 1854 to 1858. After graduating he did not pursue the career of an artist, turning instead to the science of art. … read more