Rainer Maria Rilke

Rainer Maria Rilke was born René Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke in 1875 in Prague. He is one of the best-known German-language poets, publishing several collections of poetry, and one novel, during his lifetime.

Archaic Torso of Apollo

‘Archaic Torso of Apollo’ by Rainer Maria Rilke details the remaining beauty and power of a damage sculpture missing its head and legs.

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