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Otto Dix, Modern Dancers, 1922

Otto Dix, Modern Dancers, 1922

This is the bad uncle Dix: weimarart.blogspot.com/2010/08/this-is-bad-uncle-dix.html

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Self-Portrait with Erna, 1922.  MFA, Boston.  Kirchner (1880–1938) was a German expressionist painter and printmaker and one of the founders of the artists group Die Brücke or “The Bridge”, a key group leading to the foundation of Expressionism in 20th-century art. He volunteered for army service in the First World War, but soon suffered a breakdown and was discharged. In 1933, his work was branded as “degenerate” by the Nazis and in 1937 over 600 of

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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Self-Portrait with Erna, 1922. MFA, Boston. Kirchner (1880–1938) was a German expressionist painter and printmaker and one of the founders of the artists group Die Brücke or...

Max Beckmann (German; 1884-1950): Loge II.

Max Beckmann - Loge II

Loge II by Max Beckmann (1884-1950, Germany) | | WahooArt.com

Famous Pieces of Art Stolen by Nazis 8. Portrait of Dr. Gachet  Artist: Vincent van Gogh.   In 1933, the famous Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh was put on Hitler’s list of “degenerate artists.”  Many of van Gogh’s most famous pieces of art were stolen from their owners and displayed in mock museums.  One of these paintings was the famous Portrait of Dr. Gachet.

Top 10 Famous Pieces of Art Stolen by the Nazis

Before the outbreak of World War I, Adolf Hitler was a practicing artist. On two separate occasions, Hitler was denied admission to the Academy for Art Studies in Vienna. He took art very seriously and during his 12-year reign as German Führer, the international art industry was demolished. It has been estimated that Hitler stole over 750,000 artworks during the war. The years between 1933 and 1945 are a black hole in the art community, with thousands of pieces of art changing hands and…

Emil Nolde, Kreuzigung Crucifixion. 1912, Folkwang Mus. Essen. This painting was banned by the Nazi regime and exhibited at the Degenerate art exhibition in Munich in 1937.

[ N ] Emil Nolde - Crucifixion (1912)

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Street in the Jewish Quarter of Amsterdam Max Liebermann - 1905

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Emil Nolde, Kreuzigung. This painting was banned by the Nazi regime and exhibited at the Degenerate art exhibition in Munich in 1937.

Expressionismus in Deutschland

Emil Nolde, Heilige Nacht (The Nativity) from Das Leben Christi (The Life of Christ), 1911-1912