Landscape painting is present in Europe since the Greek Antiquity. It deals primarily with the concrete illustration of nature - but also cultural and man-made worlds may be their object
Often the concept of landscape painting is closely linked to realistic art, but also idealized. and surreal landscape paintings have been operated frequently. Thus for example the famous Romantic painter Caspar David Friedrich, the realistic depiction of landscapes also added to the feeling, he created moody "Romantic landscape paintings" by his typically intense and so far about realistic color scheme, which shaped this genre of art to today's most popular forms of painting .