Friedrich Amerling painted several intimate portraits of the children of the Liechtenstein family.
The very realist looking painting produced by a skilled Italian painter is filled with motherly love and the symbolism to support the same affection. A mother is supporting her child while he tries to make his very first steps. The grandmother as being the receiver of the first time stepping child looks extremely happy by seeing her grandson taking the first steps. It gives her incomparable joy as she is encouraging her grandson to come near her. After enjoying the whole life by different experiences and ceremonies, now the old woman- just like any other old person- seeks for the warmth of the relations. She only desires the happiness and the love which she can only get from her family and acquaintances. Thus, having another […]