Degenerate Art: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany, 1937

A Group of Artists (The Painters of the Brücke)

Oil on canvas
Museum Ludwig, Cologne
Photo: © Rheinisches Bildarchiv Cologne

b.1880
d.1938

A Group of Artists (The Painters of the Brücke)
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
1925-26
A Group of Artists (The Painters of the Brücke)
Eternal Wanderers

oil on canvas
Lasar Segall Museum, IBRAM/Ministry of Culture
Photo: Jorge Bastos
 

b. 1891
d. 1957

Eternal Wanderers
Lasar Segall
1919
Eternal Wanderers
The Beserker

bronze
© Ernst Barlach Haus – Stiftung Hermann F. Reemtsma, Hamburg
 

b. 1870
d. 1937

The Berserker
Ernst Barlach
1910
The Beserker
Poster with Self-Portrait for Der Sturm magazine

colored lithograph
© Neue Galerie New York. Gift of Leonard A. Lauder
© 2014 Fondation Oskar Kokoschka/Artists Rights Society (ARS),
New York/ ProLitteris, Zürich
 

b. 1886
d. 1980

Poster with Self-Portrait for Der Sturm magazine
Oskar Kokoschka
1910
Poster with Self-Portrait for Der Sturm magazine
Departure

oil on canvas
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Given anonymously (by exchange)
Digital Image © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA/Art Resource, NY
© 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

b. 1884
d. 1950

Departure
Max Beckmann
1932-1935
Departure

oil on canvas
Pinakothek der Moderne, Bayerische Staatsgemaeldesammlungen, Munich
Photo credit: bpk, Berlin/Art Resource, NY

b. 1892
d. 1959

The Four Elements: Fire, Earth and Water, Air
Adolf Ziegler
1937
The Angler

watercolor, transfer drawing and ink on paper
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. John S. Newberry Collection
Digital Image © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA/
Art Resource, NY
© 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

 

b. 1879
d. 1940

The Angler
Paul Klee
1921
The Angler