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DIX, Otto (1891 - 1969), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, wood

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online March 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DIX, Otto (1891 - 1969), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, wood

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 2 December 1891, in Untermhaus, near Gera (Thuringia); died 25 July 1969, in Oehningen (Lake Constance), Switzerland.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, pastellist, wood engraver, etcher, lithographer, illustrator. Figure compositions, figures, portraits, landscapes.

Dadaism, Neue Sachlichkeit (New Objectivity).

Berlin Dada.

[not available online] [not available online]Otto Dix was the son of a railway worker and was

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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