41 result(s) found for "Kultur". Note: terms of 3 characters or smaller are ignored.
Hærmøde for de tjenstgørende godsejere. , 1911 -
1,077 viewsFavorited 0 times
En by på Nikolaj II’s tid. , 1911 -
2,428 viewsFavorited 0 times
Inauguration of the Suez Canal 1869 , 1963 - The picture shows the inauguration ceremony of the Suez Canal. After having obtained a concession from the Egypt viceroy, Vicomte de Lesseps created the Suez Canal Company and in the years 1859-1869 constructed the Suez Canal, according to the plans of Alois Negrellis and financed by French capital. The inauguration took place on 17th of November 1869. The new direct connection between Europe and the countries situated along the coast of the Indian Ocean strengthened the world trade and the coastal shipping of Egypt. In the picture you can see the crowds at the banks of the canal, watching the huge steamships. Everywhere you can see the flags of France and the Ottoman Empire. You can further distinguish people from different cultures, European officers in uniforms, women in dresses and with umbrellas as well as Central Asian men with caftans, turbans and camels.
5,852 viewsFavorited 0 times
Livegenskabets ophævelse. ., 1911 - .
2,500 viewsFavorited 0 times
Fashion around 1850 , - The picture shows the fashion of Biedermeier, a bourgeois hall with a winter garden, which maybe depicts a Viennese coffee house.
2,085 viewsFavorited 0 times
Goethe and Schiller in Jena , 1948 - The picture shows the writers Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) and Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805), who were friends since the year 1794. You can see them walking over the market-place of Jena, deep in conversation. They both are wearing double-breasted coats and have walking canes and hats in their hands. Duchess Anna Amalia and her son Duke Karl August granted a high level of artistic freedom during their reign. Thanks to the influence of Goethe the University of Jena experienced new prosperity. The friendship of Schiller and Goethe began here. The period of the Weimar classicism refers to the four artists Wieland, Goethe, Herder und Schiller in Weimar from 1786 to 1805 (after Goethe's first Italian Journey until the death of Schiller).
2,982 viewsFavorited 0 times
Camp life. Period of the Thirty Years War , 1889 - The picture shows the life of the soldiers in a military camp during the Thirty Years War (1618-1648. On the left side of the picture you can see reveling and playing warriors. On the right side of the picture a group of arriving soldiers with women and children is depicted. In the background is the camp with many different types of tents, flags and soldiers.
3,485 viewsFavorited 0 times
The Golden Age of Nürnberg. Late 15th and early 16th Century , 1991 - The picture shows the city of Nuernberg in the period between 1470 to 1530 AD, when Nuernberg, among Cologne and Prague, was one of the three main cities of the Holy Roman Empire. You can see the city's most important buildings: The church of Our Lady, the Beautiful Well and the town hall.
2,434 viewsFavorited 0 times
Den helligste patriark. , 1920 -
3,156 viewsFavorited 0 times
Offentlig plads i Moskva-rigets tid. , 1920 -
2,865 viewsFavorited 0 times
Fra kirkespaltningens tid. , 1920 -
1,508 viewsFavorited 0 times
Young Stone Age Settlement , 1982 - The picture shows the life of settled down people in the Young Stone Age (Neolithic Age, 5000 – 1800 BC). The settlement which is protected by stake fence, consists of four longish thatched clay huts. Cultivation and processing of grain, livestock breeding (sheep, pig, goat,…) are depicted. You can further see earthenware jars.
3,247 viewsFavorited 1 time
Peasant and rural community in the Middle Ages , 1977 - The picture shows 14 depictions of rural community life, taken from the so called “Sachsenspiegel”, the earliest medieval law code written by Eike von Repgow (1220-1235) in the 13th century. In this illuminated manuscript the text is supplemented by the addition of figurative depictions. You can see 1) the King as chief justice, 2) church and mill, 3) housebuilding and court of the counts, 4) adjudicating juryman, 5) sheep, 6) vine branch, 7) cow, goats and hen, 8) protecting the harvest from the devil by tying him up, 9) ducks and sheaves, 10) merchant 11) peasant with plough and rake, 12) winery, 13) courtly life, 14) paying the tax in kind.
3,596 viewsFavorited 0 times
In the harbour of a Hanseatic City , 1909 - The picture shows a hanseatic harbour in the Baltic Sea (middle of 15th century). Many cogs with high side plates are in the harbour, which serve as merchant and combat vessels at the same time.
2,817 viewsFavorited 0 times
A germanic farmstead around the turn of the eras , 1956 - The picture shows a Germanic farmstead around the turn of the eras. A water ditch, a strong timber fence, a wide gate and a watchtower surround the building. The wooden houses with gable roofs are covered with straw and have very small windows. Some men carry in a bagged bear. The skulls of horses and cows on the big tree in the centre, at the fence and the gate are cultic items. You can further see a smith standing at a clay furnace.
2,050 viewsFavorited 1 time
A banking and trading house in the early modern period (Fugger) , - The picture shows the interior of a banking and trading house. You can see the delivery of barrels and bales. Upstairs some merchants are ordering goods.
3,197 viewsFavorited 0 times
Burial in a tree trunk coffin during the Bronze Age , 1936 - The picture shows a Bronze Age (2000-1200 B.C.; Northern Europe since 1800 B.C.) funeral. The ceremony takes place in the early Bronze Age dunes (probably in Jutland, Denmark). The coffins are made of split and carved out tree trunks and decorated with flowers. The men are carrying swords and daggers as well as they attached swords to the coffin serving as grave goods.
3,432 viewsFavorited 1 time