Philipp Veit

German Romantic painter

Philipp Veit (13 February 1793 – 18 December 1877) was a German Romantic painter. One of Veit's most important paintings was Germania in 1848.

Germania, by Philipp Veit


Veit was born in Berlin, Prussia. He was the son of a banker Simon Veit


Bildnis der Freifrau von Bernus, by Philipp Veit
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