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MOLZAHN, Johannes (1892 - 1965), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOLZAHN, Johannes (1892 - 1965), Painter, engraver

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German, 20th century, male.

Active from 1938 and from 1949 naturalised in the USA.

Born 21 May 1892, in Duisburg; died 1965, in Munich.

Painter, engraver.

Johannes Molzahn studied in Weimar, Berlin and Bern and took courses under Otto Meyer-Amden, Oskar Schlemmer, Johannes Itten and Willi Baumeister. He was involved with the activities of the Novembergruppe from 1919. In 1923, he was appointed to a teaching

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