Wackenroder, Wilhelm Heinrich

Full Name
Wackenroder, Wilhelm Heinrich
Gender
Date Born
1773
Date Died
1798
Place Born
Place Died
Home Country
Overview

Significant influence on the development of German romantic feeling for gothic style; work on Nürnberg instituted the cult of Albrecht Dürer; ideas about the divine source or art influenced Schlegel and others,

Selected Bibliography
Herzensergiessungen eines Kunstliebended Klosterbruders. Berlin, 1797.;
Sources
KGK 145; SGE, xxiii-xiv, 281, Bazin 131; Metzler Kunsthistoriker Lexikon: zweihundert Porträts deutschsprachiger Autoren aus vier Jahrhunderten. Stuttgart: Metzler, 1999, pp. 439-41.