Schiele, Egon: Life and Work

Schiele, Egon: Life and Work

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Egon Schiele (1890-1918) was one of the most influential and popular painters to emerge from the cultural ferment that characterized Vienna at the beginning of the 20th century. This illustrated biography offers insights into the artist's art and life. Schiele expert Jane Kallir provides a vibrant account of the artist's turbulent life, including the sexual escapades that were often depicted in his drawings and paintings, while presenting a sweeping overview of his art.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 234.95 x 298.45 x 31.75mm | 300g
  • Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 201 illustrations, (94 colour )
  • 0810946149
  • 9780810946149
  • 2,438,056

About Jane Kallir

Jane Kallir owns the prestigious Galerie St. Etienne in New York, founded by her grandfather, Otto Kallir, who brought the Vienna School to the attention of the American public and discovered Grandma Moses. She has curated many museum exhibitions and is the author of a number of books.
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