loading page

Loading the page ...

Friedrich von Gärtner

1792 Coblenz – 1847 Munich

The architect Friedrich von Gärtner received his artistic training from some of the leading master builders of his time: Friedrich Weinbrenner in Karlsruhe and later Percier and Fontaine in Paris. In 1815, Gärtner set off for Italy on an educational tour that was to last several years, which he spent in an intensive study of the art of antiquity.