An Ancient Burial Mound by Raklev on Refsnæs is a Danish landscape painting by Johan Thomas Lundbye from 1839. The painting is executed in the national romantic tradition, as advocated by Niels Laurits Høyen.
|An ancient burial mound by Raklev on Refsnæs|
|Danish: En gravhøj fra oldtiden ved Raklev på Refsnæs|
|Artist||Johan Thomas Lundbye|
|Medium||Oil on canvas|
|Dimensions||66.7 cm × 88.9 cm (26.3 in × 35.0 in)|
In the foreground is the painting's central motif, a tumulus. The painting uses this very prominent figure, a giant mound that pushes the image background back, to give great depth to the painting.