Albertina

Town: Vienna Address: Albertinaplatz Phone: +43 1 53483 e-mail: info@albertina.at Price: 7 - 9 EUR The Albertina Museum, named after the son-in-law of Maria Theresa, explores the Graphic Arts and their development since the 14th century. This site houses one of the world's largest graphics collections. Here are 'Dürer's Hare' and 'Clasped Hands'.These pieces are two of wiesthe world's most frequently reproduced works of art. Among Albertina's 60,000 drawings and some one million prints are the children's studies of Rubens, the masterpieces of Schiele, Cézanne, Klimt, Kokoschka and Picasso, as well as the work of Rauschenberg. Set in the core of Vienna, the museum is installed in the former Habsburg residence, an excellent classical palace, ranking among the world's greatest. The Albertina's state apartments are a great example of classical architecture. Following a sub