Gemäldegalerie, Berlin – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia,_Berlin

A history of Berlin’s wonderful Gemaldegalerie, which includes this depressing fact:

The museum was badly damaged during World War II, with 400 art pieces destroyed.

At least three of which, by my count, were Caravaggios. As if I needed another reason to loathe Hitler…

This entry was posted in travel and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Both comments and trackbacks are currently closed.