Reichstag building  

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"In 1916 the iconic words Dem Deutschen Volke ("To the German People") were placed above the main fa├žade of the building, much to the displeasure of Wilhelm II, who had tried to block the adding of the inscription for its democratic significance."--Sholem Stein

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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel

The Reichstag building in Berlin was constructed to house the Reichstag, the first parliament of the German Empire.

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