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Dannebrog – The Flag That Fell from the Sky: The Golden Age of Danish Art

Dannebrog – The Flag That Fell from the Sky: The Golden Age of Danish Art

Time: 16.06.19–13.10.19  10:00–18:00
Location: Kadriorg Art Museum

A broad selection of the best art from the Danish Golden Age will be exhibited for the first time in Estonia. Danish art from the first half of the 19th century is closely related to national self-awareness and the development of a new governmental order. The most important masterpieces of the Golden Age are included. The exhibition is part of the celebration of the 800th anniversary of the Danneborg, the Danish national flag.
Curator: Henrik Holm (National Gallery of Denmark).

In cooperation with the National Gallery of Denmark, the Danish Cultural Institute and the Danish Embassy in Estonia.

Christian August Lorentzen. The Legend of the Danish Flag. The Dannebrog Falling from the Heavens during the Battle of Lyndanise in Estonia in 1219. 1809. National Gallery of Denmark