Arcadia and Metropolis: Masterworks of German Expressionism from the Nationalgalerie Berlin

Hermann Max Pechstein, Seated Female Nude, Moritzburg, 1910

Oil on canvas
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie
© 2004 Nationalgalerie Berlin

b. 1881, Eckersbach, near Zwickau
d. 1955, Berlin

Seated Female Nude, Moritzburg
Hermann Max Pechstein
1910
Hermann Max Pechstein, Seated Female Nude, Moritzburg, 1910
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Potsdamer Platz, 1914

Oil on canvas
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie
© 2004 Nationalgalerie Berlin

b. 1880, Aschaffenburg (Lower Bavaria)
d. 1938, Davos/Friedenheim, Switzerland

Potsdamer Platz
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
1914
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Potsdamer Platz, 1914
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Girl Before Mirror, 1915

Oil on canvas
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie
© 2004 Nationalgalerie Berlin

b. 1884, Rottluff, near Chemnitz
d. 1976, Berlin

Girl Before Mirror
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
1915
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Girl Before Mirror, 1915
Otto Dix, The Skat Players, 1920

Oil and collage on canvas
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie
© 2004 Nationalgalerie Berlin

b. 1891, Untermhaus, near Gera
d. 1969, Singen

The Skat Players
Otto Dix
1920
Otto Dix, The Skat Players, 1920
George Grosz, Gloomy Day, 1921

Oil on canvas
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie
© 2004 Nationalgalerie Berlin

b. 1893, Berlin
d. 1959, Berlin

Gloomy Day
George Grosz
1921
George Grosz, Gloomy Day, 1921
Rudolf Schlichter, Portrait of Géza von Cziffra, 1926-27

Oil on cardboard
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie
© 2004 Nationalgalerie Berlin

b. 1890, Calw, Baden-Württemberg
d. 1955, Munich

Portrait of Géza von Cziffra
Rudolf Schlichter
1926-27
Rudolf Schlichter, Portrait of Géza von Cziffra, 1926-27