Reference Entry

Stankowski, Anton (1906 - 1998), photographer, designer, painter

Reinhold Misselbeck

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

Show Summary Details


German photographer, designer and painter. He trained (1921–6) as a painter of churches, after which he studied at the Folkwangschule, Essen, under Max Burchart (1887–1961). From 1929 until 1937 he worked in Zurich as a painter and graphic artist, designing for an advertising agency. During this period he began photographic experiments, making photomontages, collages and photograms. He saw photography as an important source for his graphic designs. In 1937 he moved to Stuttgart,

Reference Entry.  252 words. 

Subjects: Art

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or purchase to access all content.