Albertina is a museum located in the inner city of Vienna. The museum gives home to the largest graphical collection in the world with more than 1,5 million sketches, paintings and pictures. Among these you can find several made by Albrecht Dürer.
Here is the world’s most significant graphic collection, there are about65000 drawings and more than a million copperplate’s. In the part of the exhibitions which are open to visitors you can see the works of Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Rafael, Peter Paul Rubens, Oskar Kokoschka, Rembrandt, Albrecht Durer, Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. The issued masterpieces show the era between the late Gothic age and contemporary art. The Albertina’s name came from its founder, Albert Casmir Saxon-Teschen duke’s name.
Duke Albertinaplatz 1, 1010 Vienna
News from the Albertina museum
- Sturtevant exhibition January 21, 2015
- Comprehensive exhibition in Vienna 2015 January 15, 2015
- Miro: From earth to sky – Vienna exhibition September 25, 2014