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KIRCHNER, Ernst Ludwig (1880 - 1938), Painter, draughtsman, printmaker, lithograper

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KIRCHNER, Ernst Ludwig (1880 - 1938), Painter, draughtsman, printmaker, lithograper

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German, 20th century, male.

Active from 1917 active in Switzerland.

Born 6 May 1880, in Aschaffenburg (Bavaria); died 15 June 1938, in Frauenkirch, near Davos (Grisons).

Painter, draughtsman, printmaker, lithograper, sculptor, illustrator, tapestry and textile designer, architect. Nudes, portraits, local scenes, landscapes.

Expressionism. Primitivism.

Die Brücke group, Rot-Blau group.

[not available online]Ernst Ludwig Kirchner began studying architecture

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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