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Bayreuth New Palace

Margravine's rooms: Pastel Room


Picture: Johann Joachim Quantz

Johann Joachim Quantz,
painting by Johann Friedrich Gerhard, 1735

The Pastel Room was used as a passageway to the adjacent side rooms. It contains several paintings of court musicians, including Johann Joachim Quantz, who occupies a particular place in musical history as the flute teacher of Frederick the Great and Margrave Friedrich.

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