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George Grosz

(1893-1959)

George Grosz Portrait

Biography


Georg Ehrenfried Gross was born on 26 July 1893 in Berlin into the family of Karl Ehrenfried Gross, an innkeeper, and his wife Marie Wilhelmine Luise. When the boy was only seven years old his father died. Together with his mother he lived alternately in Berlin and Stolp in Pomerania, where Georg started secondary school in 1902. In 1908 he was expelled from school for having returned a trainee teacher's blow. Read George Grosz's Full Biography

George Grosz. Suicide. Suicide. 1916. Oil on canvas. 100 x 77.6 cm. Tate Gallery, London, UK. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Lovesick. Lovesick. 1916. Oil on canvas. 99.7 x 76.5 cm. Private collection. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. The City. The City. 1916-17. Oil on canvas. 100 x 102 cm. Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Madrid, Spain. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Explosion. Explosion. 1917. Oil on hardboard. 47.8 x 68.2 cm. The Museum of Modern Arts, New York, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. To Oskar Panizza. To Oskar Panizza. 1917-18. Oil on canvas. 140 x 110 cm. Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Germany: a Winter's Tale. Germany: a Winter's Tale. 1917-19. Oil on canvas. Whereabouts unknown. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. John the Sex Murderer. John the Sex Murderer. 1918. Oil on canvas. 86.5 x 81 cm. Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. The White Slaver. The White Slaver. 1918. Watercolor, reed pen and Indian ink on card. 31.7 x 23.8 cm. Hessisches Landesmuseum, Darmstadt, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Beauty, Thee Will I Praise. Beauty, Thee Will I Praise. 1919. Watercolor, pen and Indian ink. 42 x 30.3 cm. Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. People. People. 1919. Watercolor, pen and Indian ink. 42 x 30.2 cm. Private collection. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Untitled. Untitled. 1920. Oil on canvas. 81 x 61 cm. Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Republica Automatons. Republica Automatons. 1920. Watercolor on paper. 60 x 47.3 cm. The Museum of Modern Arts, New York, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Daum Marries Her Pedantic Automaton George in May 1920, John Heartfield is Very Glad of It. Daum Marries Her Pedantic Automaton George in May 1920, John Heartfield is Very Glad of It. 1920. Watercolor and collage. 42 x 30.2 cm. Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Grey Day. Grey Day. 1921. Oil on canvas. 115 x 80 cm. Staatsliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Methusalem. Methusalem. 1922. Watercolor, Indian ink and bronze paint on paper, 52.6 x 41.1 cm. The Museum of Modern Arts, New York, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Dusk. Dusk. 1922. Watercolor from "". Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Kunstbibliothek, Berlin, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. The Best Years of Their Lives. The Best Years of Their Lives. c.1923. Watercolor. 62.6 x 49.5 cm. Kunstmuseum Hannover, Hannover, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Portrait of the Writer Walter Mehring. Portrait of the Writer Walter Mehring. 1925. Oil on canvas. 90 x 80 cm. Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp, Belgium. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Portrait of the Writer Max Herrmann-Neisse. Portrait of the Writer Max Herrmann-Neisse. 1925. Oil on canvas. 100 x 101 cm. Staatliche Kunsthalle, Mannheim, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Eclipse of Sun. Eclipse of Sun. 1926. Oil on canvas. 210 x 184 cm. Heckscher Museum, Huntington, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Max Schmeling the Boxer. Max Schmeling the Boxer. 1926. Oil on canvas. 109 x 79 cm. Axel Springer Verlag AG, Berlin, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. The Pillars of Society. The Pillars of Society. 1926. Oil on canvas. 200 x 108 cm. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Self-Portrait, Warning. Self-Portrait, Warning. 1927. Oil on canvas. 98 x 79 cm. Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. The Agitator. The Agitator. 1928. Oil on canvas. 108 x 81 cm. Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Artist and Model. Artist and Model. 1928. Oil on canvas. 115.6 x 75.6 cm. The Museum of Modern Arts, New York, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Glad to Be Back. Glad to Be Back. 1943. Oil on chipboard. 71.1 x 50.7 cm. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. Cain, or, Hitler in Hell. Cain, or, Hitler in Hell. 1944. Oil on canvas. 99 x 124.5 cm. Private collection. Order a Poster or Print
George Grosz. The Pit. The Pit. 1946. Oil on canvas. 153 x 94.6 cm. Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, KS, USA. Order a Poster or Print

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