The Golden Age of Danish Culture. Aesthetics and Poetics of Art


The article is devoted to the Golden Age of Danish culture (1800 – 1850). This publication for the first time in Russian art history represents an attempt to form a holistic view of the Golden Age as an era; generalizes the aesthetic and worldview foundations manifested in music, literature, and visual arts of Denmark in the first half of the 19th century; investigates the originality of the art of the Golden Age formed in a unique combination of features of romanticism, classicism and Biedermeier.


The Golden Age of Danish culture, A. G. Oehlenschläger, H. C. Andersen, N. Gade, J. P. E. Hartmann, C. W. Eckersberg, B. Thorvaldsen