David Dollenmayer

David Dollenmayer’s most recent translation is of Martin Walser’s A Gushing Fountain.
 (May 2016)

Jan Brueghel the Elder: View of a Seaport with the Temperance of Scipio, 1600.

A Surprise in Munich

Brueghel: Gemälde von Jan Brueghel d. Ä. [Brueghel: The Paintings of Jan Brueghel the Elder]

an exhibition at the Alte Pinakothek, Munich, March 22–June 16, 2013

June 20, 2013 issue

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot: Solitude, Recollection of Vigen, Limousin, 1866

The Continual Homecoming

Camille Corot: Natur und Traum [Camille Corot: Nature and Dream]

an exhibition at the Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe, Germany, September 29, 2012–January 6, 2013

December 6, 2012 issue

Albrecht Dürer: The Adoration of the Magi, 1504

Dürer and Renoir

Der frühe Dürer [The Early Dürer]

an exhibition at the Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, May 24–September 2, 2012

Renoir. Zwischen Bohème und Bourgeoisie: Die frühen Jahre [Renoir. Between Bohemia and the Bourgeoisie: The Early Years]

an exhibition at the Kunstmuseum Basel, April 1–August 12, 2012

August 16, 2012 issue

Albrecht Dürer the Elder; portrait by Albrecht Dürer of his father, 1497

Germany: When Faces Defied Death

Dürer—Cranach—Holbein: Die Entdeckung des Menschen: Das deutsche Porträt um 1500 [Dürer—Cranach—Holbein: The Discovery of Man: German Portraiture around 1500]

an exhibition at the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, May 31–September 4, 2011, and the Kunsthalle of the Hypo Cultural Foundation, Munich, September 16, 2011–January 15, 2012

November 24, 2011 issue

Jean-Antoine Houdon: Napoleon I, 1806. For more images from the exhibition see the NYR blog,

The Best Faces of the Enlightenment

Jean-Antoine Houdon: Die Sinnliche Skulptur (Sensuous Sculpture)

an exhibition at the Liebieghaus, Frankfurt, October 29, 2009– February 28, 2010; and at the Musée Fabre, Montpellier, March 16–June 27, 2010

April 8, 2010 issue

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