Monks at Prayer in a Cloister

Eduard Biermann (German, 1803-1892)1834

The Walters Art Museum

The Walters Art Museum

Biermann began his career as a porcelain decorator but eventually became one of the major landscape painters in Berlin.

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  • Title: Monks at Prayer in a Cloister
  • Creator: Eduard Biermann (German, 1803-1892)
  • Date Created: 1834
  • External Link: For more information about this and thousands of other works of art in the Walters Art Museum collection, please visit art.thewalters.org
  • Roles: Artist: Eduard Biermann (German, 1803-1892)
  • Provenance: William T. Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1894, by inheritance; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
  • Object Type: drawings
  • Medium: sepia on paper
  • Inscriptions: [Signature] lower left: Biermann 34
  • Exhibitions: A Medley of German Drawings. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1996., German 19th Century Paintings and Drawings. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1983., German Drawings from the Walters Collection. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2010-2011.
  • Dimensions: H: 7 1/16 x W: 9 13/16 in. (18 x 25 cm)
  • Credit Line: Acquired by William T. Walters
  • Classification: Painting & Drawing
  • Accession Number: 37.1285