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Kirchner, Ernst Ludwig, 1880-1938

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Personal name headingKirchner, Ernst Ludwig, 1880-1938
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Variant(s)Kirchner, E. L. (Ernst Ludwig), 1880-1938
See alsoAlternate identity: De Marsalle, L. (Louis), 1880-1938
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Founded corporate body: Brücke (Artists' group)
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Birth date1880-05-06
Death date1938-06-15
Place of birthAschaffenburg (Germany)
Place of deathFrauenkirch (Switzerland)
Field of activityExpressionism (Art)
Profession or occupationPainters Printmakers
Found inGrohmann Kirchner-Zeichnungen, 1925.
Fasel, P. Le renouveau du vitrail à Bâle ... 1982: t.p. (E.L. Kirchner)
Wikipedia, viewed May 3, 2016 (Ernst Ludwig Kirchner; German expressionist painter and printmaker and one of the founders of the artists group Die Brücke or "The Bridge", a key group leading to the foundation of Expressionism in 20th-century art; born 6 May 1880, Aschaffenburg Bavaria, German Empire; died 15 June 1938, Frauenkirch-Wildboden [near Davos], Switzerland; Nationality: German; Kirchner began writing critiques of his own art under the pseudonym of Louis de Marsalle [L. de Marsalle] in order to control public opinion of him and free himself of dependence upon the art critics of the day )
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