“Glitter and Doom”

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18 December 2006


Sonja, Christian Schad, 1928


Self-Portrait before an Advertisement Pillar, Georg Scholz, 1926


Gray Day, George Grosz, 1921 All images from the exhibition “Glitter and Doom: German Portraits from the 1920s”, the Metropolitan Museum of Art until February 2007. Featuring portraits by ten renowned artists: Max Beckmann, Heinrich Maria Davringhausen, Otto Dix, George Grosz, Karl Hubbuch, Ludwig Meidner, Christian Schad, Rudolf Schlichter, Georg Scholz, and Gert H. Wollheim.

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