Masterpieces of the Kunsthistorisches Museum
The Kunsthistorisches Museum’s primary collections are those of the Habsburgs. The House of Habsburg was one of the most influential royal houses of Europe. The throne of the Holy Roman Empire was continuously occupied by the Habsburgs between 1438 and 1740. The House of Habsburg has produced emperors and kings for many European countries.
The Kunsthistorisches Museum contains many Masterpieces. Below are just some of the most famous masterpieces:
- “Madonna of the Meadow” by Raphael
- “The Tower of Babel” by Pieter Brueghel
- “Massacre of the Innocents” by Pieter Brueghel the Younger
- “Perseus and Andromeda” by Giuseppe Cesari
“Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius.
Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.”
– Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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