Kirchner

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Summary

  • "This audio guide will enable you to experience in both words and pictures some of the major works from every phase in the artist's career, from his early days as a member of the Brücke in Dresden to his period in Berlin, and the final years in Davos in the Swiss Alps. The paintings, drawings, sculptures, and prints presented here ... provide a lively introduction to Kirchner's eventful biography, which throughout his life was closely tied to his works"--Book, p. [3].

Notes

  • Title from accompanying book.
  • "Published in conjunction with the exhibition 'Ernst Ludwig Kirchner: retrospective', Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, April 23 to July 25, 2010"--Book, colophon.
  • Compact disc.

Contents

  • Viewing Kirchner -- The early years -- The expressionist in Dresden -- The expressionist in Berlin -- War and breakdown -- In the mountains : Kirchner's first years in Davos -- The "new style" -- The end of an artist's life
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