Example sentences for: altes

How can you use “altes” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Beyond the bridge, look left to the imposing Neo-Classical façade of the Altes Museum at the far end of the Lustgarten (Pleasure Garden), which forms a grand entrance to Museumsinsel, the site of eastern Berlin’s most important museums (see page 76).

  • The drawings and prints to be found in the reunited Engravings Collection were recently transferred from the Altes Museum and Gemäldegalerie and range from 14th-century illuminated manuscripts to modern woodcuts by Erich Heckel and lithographs by Willem de Kooning.

  • Altes Museum

  • Note, too, Johann Hummel’s curious study in perspective, a painting of the granite bowl which can still be seen in Berlin’s Lustgarten, in front of the Altes Museum.

  • Many buildings, including the Friedrichswerdersche Kirche (now home to the Schinkel-Museum, see page 58) and Schinkel’s Altes Museum (Old Museum; see page 76), were carefully restored by East Germany after air-raid bombing of World War II, and several quarters were rebuilt in the Old Berlin style, notably Gendarmenmarkt (formerly Platz der Akademie) and Museumsinsel (see page 76).

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