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MORGNER, Wilhelm (1891 - 1917), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MORGNER, Wilhelm (1891 - 1917), Painter, engraver

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 27 January 1891, in Soest; died August 1917, on the Western Front, in Langemarck according to some sources.

Painter, engraver.

Worpswede Artists' Colony.

Wilhelm Morgner studied under Tappert at Worpswede. He produced 234 oils and some 1,800 etchings in a body of Expressionist work that explores nature by reference to a number of key themes, notably the sun, the moon

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