LEYGEBE, Paul Carl
(b. 1664, Nürnberg, d. 1756, Berlin)
Tabakskollegium of Frederick I1709-10
Oil on canvas, 130 x 166 cm
Neues Palais, Potsdam
This painting is a sketch for a tapestry series of Frederick I's deeds. It shows the extravagant yet isolated character of the court of Prussia's first king.