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FLG 4533/ 6533 Art, Politics and Propaganda

This guide will aid students enrolled in Dr. Sally Gray's class Digital Humanities project using Knight Lab Gigapixel.

Umberto Boccioni (1882-1916)

Elasiticity by Umberto Boccioni

Title: Elasticity

Date: 1912 

Medium: Oil on Canvas 

Dimensions: 100 × 100 cm (39.3 × 39.3 ″)

Location: Museo del Novecento, Milan, Italy

 

Jacoba Van Heemskerck (1876-1923)

Composition no. 62 by Van Heemskerck

Title: Composition no. 62

Date: 1917

medium: Oil on Canvas, Bronze colored wooden frame with a semi-circular profile

Dimensions: Height: 1,090 mm (42.91 ″); Width: 2,103 mm (82.79 ″)

Location: Kunstmuseum Den Haag, The Hague, Netherlands

Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)

Improvisation no. 10 by Kandinsky

Title: Improvisation no. 10 

Date: 1910

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Dimensions: 120 x 140 cm

Location: Beyeler Foundation, Riehen, Switzerland

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938)

Selbstbildnis als Soldat by Ernst Kirchner

Title: Selbstbildnis als Soldat

Date: 1915

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Location: Allen Memorial Art Museum (AMAM), Oberlin, OH

Paul Klee (1879-1940)

Title: Red Balloon

Date: 1922

Medium: Oil, gauze

Dimensions: 12 1/2 × 12 1/4 inches 

Location: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

Käthe Kollwitz (1867-1945)

Pieta by Kathe Kollwitz

  • Title: Pietà
  • Date: 1903
  • Medium: lithography in brown & black on gray-green paper
  • Dimensions: 48.7 x 64.1 cm
  • Location: National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

Elfriede Lohse-Wächtler (1899-1940)

Eine Patientin. Frau mit Landschaft by Elfriede Lohse-Wächtler

Title: Eine Patientin. Frau mit Landschaft

Date: 1929

Medium: Pastel on paper

Dimensions: 38.5 cm x 29 cm

Location: Private Collection

Auguste Macke (1887-1914)

Leute, die sich begegnen by Auguste Macke

Title: Leute, die sich begegnen

Date: 1916

Medium: Watercolor

Dimensions: Height: 30.2 cm (11.8 ″); Width: 45.3 cm (17.8 ″)

Location: Pinakothek der Moderne München, München, Germany

Franz Marc (1880-1916)

Zwei Katzen Blau und Gelb by Franz marc

Title: Zwei Katzen Blau und Gelb

Date: 1912

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Dimensions: 74 cm x Breite: 98 cm

Location: Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland

Paula Modersohn-Becker (1876-1907)

Self-Portrait with Amber Necklace

Title: Selbstporträt

Date: 1906

Medium: Oil/ Tempera on cardboard

Dimensions: Height: 62.2 cm (24.4 ″); Width: 48.2 cm (18.9 ″)

Location: Museen Böttcherstraße, Bremen, Germany

Otto Mueller (1874-1930)

Zwei Jüglinge und Zwei Mädchen by Otto Mueller

Reproduced with permission from the Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Title: Zwei Jüglinge und Zwei Mädchen

Date: 1917

Medium: Tempura on Canvas

Location: Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam