Egon Schiele 1890 1918

Author: Reinhard Steiner
Editor: Taschen
ISBN: 9783822863275
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Expressive nudes and self-portraits, strange movements and morbid colours Egon Schiele (1890-1918) - along with Oskar Kokoschka - is the painter who had the most long-lasting influence on the Vienna art scene after the great era of Klimt came to a close. After a short flirtation with Klimt's style, Schiele soon questioned the aesthetic orientation to the beautiful surface of the Viennese Art Nouveau with his rough and not easily accessible paintings. Many contemporaries found Schiele's expressive nudes and self-portraits, with their strange movements and morbid colours, to be ugly and even morally objectionable--criticism which culminated in criminalizing the painter as 'obscene' and resulted in 1912 in an indictment and short jail sentence. However, not even his harshest critics could dispute the artist's extraordinary drawing talent. About the Series: Each book in TASCHEN's Basic Art Series features: a detailed chronological summary of the life and oeuvre of the artist, covering his or her cultural and historical importance a concise biography approximately 100 colour illustrations with explanatory captions

Egon Schiele 1890 1918 I E Achtzehnhundertneunzig Bis Neunzehnhundertachtzehn

Author: Egon Schiele
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Egon Schiele 1890 1918

Author: Egon Schiele
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Egon Schiele

Author: Klaus Albrecht Schröder
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ISBN: 9783791335339
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Egon Schiele 1890 1918

Author: Wolfgang Georg Fischer
Editor: Taschen America Llc
ISBN: 9783822837627
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""Hindering the artist is a crime,"" wrote Egon Schiele in 1912. At the time he was in prison for disseminating immoral drawings. Throughout his work the note of defiance, provocation, and rebellion was sounded. Schiele's favorite subjects were female nudes and self-portraits, and he worked at his art with furious commitment, though it was not until shortly before his early death that he began to win real recognition. Today, with Oskar Kokoschka, he is seen as the most important of the Austrian artists who came after Klimt. This study examines the life and work of Egon Schiele through all the major oil paintings and many of his erotic drawings.

Egon Schiele

Author: Egon Schiele
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Egon Schiele 1890 1918 In Der Sterreichischen Galerie In Wien

Author: Egon Schiele
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