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BASELITZ, Georg (<i>born</i> 1938), Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BASELITZ, Georg (born 1938), Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 23 January 1938, in Deutsch-Baselitz (Saxony).

Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman, watercolourist. Genre scenes, figures, animals, landscapes, interiors.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Baselitz's family name was Kern, but he adopted the name of his native town when he arrived in West Berlin. He began studying at the School for Fine and Applied Arts

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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