Kupferstich des Gesichts eines Narrens
© SKD, Foto: Herbert Boswank

The World Upside Down. Hieronymus Bosch’s Century

To mark the 500 years since the death of Hieronymus Bosch, the Bucerius Kunst Forum is highlighting scenes of hell and the dramatic depictions of sin that characterized Dutch art in the sixteenth century. The show will include around 90 works by artists in the generation following Bosch who took up and refined his pictorial vocabulary, spreading it by way of graphic reproductions.

  • Exhibition Site Bucerius Kunst Forum Hamburg
  • DATES 04/06/2016—11/09/2016


The World Upside Down: Hieronymus Bosch’s Century illustrates how the reception of his work changed along with cultural and intellectual ideas from the end of the Middle Ages into the seventeenth century.

Kupferstich des Gesichts eines Narrens
© SKD, Foto: Herbert Boswank
Philips Galle, Kopf eines Narren zur Fastnacht, um 1560 Kupferstich, 388— 299 mm (Blatt)

[Translate to English:] weitere Ausstellungen

Further Exhibitions


in Residenzschloss

Portrait eines Mannes mit Hut und Vollbart
01/10/2016 —15/01/2017

Paradise on Earth

in Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau

Naturlandschaft mit Tieren

Skulpturensammlung until 1800

in Zwinger

Skulptur aus Bronze mit einem sich wehrenden Mann
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