Ossian — a Forgery and a Literary Masterpiece

Ossian on the Bank of the Lora, Invoking the Gods to the Strains of a Harp (1801) by François Pascal Simon Gérard
Ossian, the legendary ancient bard (painting by Nicolai Abildgaard, 1787)
Fingal Sees the Ghosts of His Ancestors in the Moonlight, painted by Nicolai Abildgaard (1778)
Death of Malvina (1811) by Ary Scheffer
Ossian and Malvina, painted by Johann Peter Krafft (1810)
Ossian’s Dream (1813) by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

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