The world-famous collection inspires its visitors with six centuries of European painting in the gallery building by Gottfried Semper directly at the Dresden Zwinger. The presentation of selected sculptures prospects the presentation of the Skulpturensammlung in the eastern hall of the Semper Building after the grand re-opening of the building as a whole.


Veronese: The Cuccina Cycle

The exhibition in the series “The Restored Masterpiece” celebrates the completion of a very complex and research-intensive restoration

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Jesus, Mary, bride and groom, wedding guests, musicians and servantsJesus, Mary, the bridal couple, wedding guests, musicians and servants sit around a table
© SKD, Foto: Herbert Boswank
permanent exhibition

Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister

A condensed series of world-class paintings from the late Middle Ages to the Enlightenment stretches over three floors

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Madonna mit dem Jesuskind, am unteren Rand die zwei Engel

The most beautiful pastel ever seen

“The Chocolate Girl” – An icon in Dresden´s Gemäldegalerie and the most popular work by Jean-Étienne Liotard

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a girl carries a tray with a porcelain chocolate cup and a glass of water
© SKD, Foto: Wolfgang Kreische

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