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The Theatrical Designs of George Grosz (Studies in the fine arts. The avant-garde)

Andrew De Shong

The Theatrical Designs of George Grosz (Studies in the fine arts. The avant-garde)

by Andrew De Shong

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Published by Umi Research Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drawing,
  • Grosz, George,
  • Theaters,
  • Grosz, George,,
  • Stage Design,
  • 1893-1959,
  • Stage-setting and scenery,
  • Theater

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8191272M
    ISBN 100835712982
    ISBN 109780835712989

    Grosz began work with drawing from an early age in his artistic career, even prior to his study at the Dresden Academy of Fine Arts. These experiences were formative for George Grosz in that they honed his prewar notion of the brutality of armed conflict at the start of the twentieth century. Grosz was interested in the.   Pimps and prostitutes abound in Ecce Homo, a book that caused such a furore that Grosz felt compelled to apply for a pistol license on the grounds of self-defence. He was also taken to court on charges that 52 of the book’s images were pornographic. Grosz was tried in February and was fined 6, marks.

    About the Book. The Exile of George Grosz examines the life and work of George Grosz after he fled Nazi Germany in and sought to re-establish his artistic career under changed circumstances in New situates Grosz’s American production specifically within the cultural politics of German exile in the United States during World War II and the Cold War. George Grosz was associated with the Neue Sachlichkeit (New Objectivity) movement, along with Otto Dix and Max Beckmann, and was a member of the Berlin Dada group. Grosz was elected into the National Academy of Design as an Associate Academician in In he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

    Theatrical Drawings and Watercolors by George Grosz by Hedy B. Landman — not in English Common Knowledge World War I and the Weimar Artists: Dix, Grosz, Beckmann, Schlemmer by Matthias Eberle — not in English Common Knowledge.   English: George Grosz (J – July 6, ) was a German artist known especially for his savagely caricatural drawings of Berlin life in the s. He was a prominent member of the Berlin Dada and New Objectivity group during the Weimar Republic before he emigrated to the United States in


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The theatrical designs of George Grosz. [Andrew DeShong] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists George Grosz; George Grosz; George Grosz; George Grosz: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Andrew DeShong.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC. The theatrical designs of George Grosz by Andrew DeShong (Book) George Grosz by John I. H Baur Over illustrations, drawings, and paintings in this book document the entire output of the artist's German and American years, including drawings spanning from when the artist was the age of fifteen to his paintings made during his U.S.

This book is an autobiography by German painter and illustrator George Grosz. Grosz was an artist normally associated with the German Expressionist movement in the arts. Expressionism grew from the ashes of the First World War when pretty pictures and art for art's sake became an ineffectual way to convey the horror that Europe had seen and the /5.

Envisioning America: Prints, Drawings, and Photographs by George Grosz and His Contemporaries, by Beeke Sell Tower and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   George Grosz, German artist whose caricatures and paintings provided some of the most vitriolic social criticism of his time.

After studying art in Dresden and Berlin from toGrosz sold caricatures to magazines and spent time in Paris during When World War I. George Grosz () was a prominent member of the Berlin Dada and New Objectivity group. He was born Georg Ehrenfried Groß in Berlin, but changed his name in out of a romantic enthusiasm for America/5(1).

George Grosz was the quintessential artist of Berlin in the 20s, skewering everyone and everything around him, from the plutocrats driving the country to ruin to the beggars scraping for survival on the street.

But sadly, the fire that made him such a strong artist had been dampened by the time he wrote this book. His new life in America was Reviews: 7. 1 day ago  George Grosz, Book. George Grosz: An Autobiography. Book. George Groth for Mayor. George Guzzardo's Book Shelf. Community.

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A similar method, although one that does not use film, is realized today through image. George Grosz Memory of New York (Erinnerung an New York) from The First George Grosz Portfolio (Erste George Grosz-Mappe) (, published ) George Grosz Texas Picture for My Friend Chingachgook (Texasbild für meinen Freund Chingachgook) from The First George Grosz Portfolio (Erste George Grosz-Mappe) (, published ).

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See more ideas about George, German art, Degenerate art pins. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers.

In good all round condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN The paper cover is a little rough but the book itself seems pretty sturdy. Only a couple pages have come off.

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A Little Yes and A Little No: The Autobiography of George Grosz by Grosz, George [ownership Signature of Artist Ron Blumberg] and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Cover Designed by: Edmund V Gillon Jr.

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Originally published in but suppressed at that time, this book is Grosz's masterwork, an unsparing vision of human nakedness, lust, greed and cruelty. Ecce Homo (Dover Art Collections) by Grosz, George Paperback Book The Fast Free.

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George Grosz: Berlin-New York by Peter-Klaus Schuster (Editor), George Grosz (Artist), Alexander Duckers, Helen Adkins (Contributor), Irwin Lewis (Contributor). Distributed Art Publishers, The Berlin of George Grosz: Drawings, Watercolours and Prints by George Grosz, Antony Wood (Editor), Frank Whitford (Editor).

Yale Univ Pr. His book, The Theatrical Designs of George Grosz, is the standard work on the subject. For nearly a quarter century, Drew owned and operated Drama Books, a cultural center and meeting place for San Francisco theater people. For many years, while giving several of my libraries to charities, as I moved from one to another working site, I clung to my copy of George Grosz's Ecce Homo, his early portfolio of drawings and watercolors in book form.

I still have it, along with the growing bookshelf of books with and about his s: 2.George Grosz published his memoirs, The Autobiography of George Grosz in Grosz returned to Germany insaying "My American dream turned out to be a soap bubble".

A few days later, on 6th July. "after a night out with friends, the inebriated artist slipped on the stairs of his apartment, dying in the hallway from the injuries". His Visual and Theatrical Politics Moeller Fine Art East 73rd Street Through Dec.

This generous display of George Grosz's drawings from tobefore he came to the United States.