Picture Gallery of Prague Castle

Picture Gallery of Prague Castle Picture Gallery of Prague Castle

Description

The Gallery is at the moment the oldest existing exposition in our lands. There are several works of old masters from Germany, Italy or Netherlands dating back to the time of Renaissance and mannerism, paintings central-european and dutch baroque period. It was founded in Prague as gallery of Rudolf II., Holy Roman Emperor, at the fall of 16th century. After his death was plundered and sold out several times. The focus of the collection, which barely stems from the emperor's collections, are paintings from 15th to 18th century. Up-to-date info: http://www.kulturanahrade.cz/en/prague-castle-picture-gallery/index.shtml