Carl Gustav Carus

Jan 3, 1789 - Jul 28, 1869

Carl Gustav Carus was a German physiologist and painter, born in Leipzig, who played various roles during the Romantic era. A friend of the writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, he was a many-sided man: a doctor, a naturalist, a scientist, a psychologist, and a landscape painter who studied under Caspar David Friedrich.
Show lessRead more

Discover this artist

19 items

More art movements

Google apps