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LYONEL FEININGER: DIE HALLE-BILDER (Lyonel Feininger: The Halle Paintings). Ed. by Wolfgang Buche et al. Staatliche Galerie Moritzburg, Halle, 1991. Published by Prestel-Verlag, Munich. 120 pp. with 102 ills. (9 col.). 31 x 25 cm. ISBN 3791311557 In German.
A detailed study of the long-dispersed series of eleven paintings produced by American artist Feininger (1871-1956) from 1929 to 1931 on commission for the city of Halle, this scholarly catalogue presents illustrations of the paintings and of 29 preparatory drawings and related photographs used in their composition. Extensive discussions of the history of the canvases (which were confiscated by the Nazis in 1937) and their significance in the artist's oeuvre are accompanied by analyses of the role of photographs and drawings in Feininger's working methods and an anthology of correspondence concerning the Halle paintings.
Artist(s):Feininger, Lyonel
Indexing: Western — Germany, United States — 1900-1945 — Painting
Plans: 02,03,22
Worldwide Number: 023376
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