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The world-famous collection in the gallery building by Gottfried Semper directly at the Dresden Zwinger delights its visitors with European paintings of six centuries. Selected sculptures beautifully enrich the presentation and engage in stimulating dialogues with the paintings.

Permanent Exhibition

Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister and Skulpturensammlung up to 1800

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Madonna mit dem Jesuskind, am unteren Rand die zwei Engel
© Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Foto: Estel/Klut
Special exhibition at Semperbau am Zwinger

Caravaggio. The Human and the Divine

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Caravaggio, Johannes der Täufer, 1602
© Kapitolinische Museen, Rom
Special exhibition at Semperbau am Zwinger
04.12.2020—16.05.2021

Raphael and the Madonna

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Raffael, »Madonna mit Kind und Buch«, um 1503, Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena
© Norton Simon Art Foundation

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Special exhibition at Semperbau am Zwinger
04.06.–12.09.2021

Johannes Vermeer. On Reflection

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behind and above the head of the girl the original painting layer is visible after exposure
© Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Foto: Wolfgang Kreische

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