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Goethe portrait on the wall of the Goethehaus in Rome
Image: Imago Images/Agenzia Romano Siciliani

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was a German poet, playwright, novelist, scientist, statesman, theater director, and critic.

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