Or aux rats
(Michel Leiris, Aurora)
Northern Lights by Caspar David Friedrich, 1774 – 1840
ca. 1830-1835 | Oil on canvas | 141 x 109 cm
One of around 417 works of art from the Kaiser Friedrich Museum deposited in the Friedrichshain Flak Tower, or Flakturm, for safekeeping. The painting is presumed to have been destroyed when the tower was burned in May of 1945.