(b. 1789, Lübeck, d. 1869, Roma)
Christ Resurrects the Daughter of Jairus1815
Pen with black ink over pencil, watercolour, 307 x 373 mm
Staatliche Museen, Berlin
This picture is modeled on Italian Renaissance paintings. In spite of the colour, the figures appear to be composed of flat surfaces; the cool, transparent colour scheme simply serves to differentiate the forms.