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Paula Modersohn-Becker

Paula Modersohn-Becker

Paula Modersohn-Becker

Germany"s pioneer modernist : Galerie St. Etienne.

by Paula Modersohn-Becker

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Published by Galerie St. Etienne in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Galerie St. Etienne, New York,, from November 15th, 1983 to January 7th, 1984.

ContributionsGalerie St. Etienne (New York)
The Physical Object
PaginationFolded sheet ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17261032M

  The short, obscure, and prolific life of the German expressionist painter Paula Modersohn-Becker (), a significant figure in modernism. First published in France in , Being Here Is So Much traces the short, obscure, and prolific life of the German expressionist painter Paula Modersohn-Becker ()/5(). Paula Modersohn-Becker: Self-Portrait is a paperback book about Modersohn-Becker last self portrait, completed in 48 pages with 35 : $

  Paula Modersohn-Becker is a #NastyWomanArtistandWriter ©Theresa C. Dintino Works Cited. 1 John Colapinto, “Paula Modersohn-Becker: Modern Painting’s Missing Piece,” The New Yorker, Octo p 2 Diane Radycki, Paula Modersohn-Becker, The First Modern Woman Artist,(New Haven: Yale University Press, )p.   Though Paula Modersohn-Becker’s name rarely appears alongside famous men in the annals of art history, she deserves her own biography, and Author: Ruby Brunton.

The Paula-Modersohn-Becker-Museum, Böttcherstraße, Bremen. The Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum in Bremen, Germany, is the first museum in the world devoted to a female artist. Modersohn-Becker (–) was one of the most important early Expressionists, and the museum features key works from each of her creative periods.   Paula Modersohn-Becker (–) is celebrated as one of the first great German Modernists whose remarkable art defied the professional obstacles she faced. Women were barred from state art academies in Germany until ; instead, Modersohn-Becker took lessons and attended private art schools for women, eventually settling at the artists’ colony of Worpswede in northern .


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Considered one of the most important of the early German modernists, the painter Paula Modersohn-Becker (–) challenged traditional representations of the female body in art. She was the first modern woman artist to paint herself nude, as well as mothers and children nude. Diane Radycki provides a persuasive and revelatory argument for the title of her book pronouncing Paula Modersohn-Becker as “The First Modern Woman Artist.” There is no book I know of that has as keen a cutting edge into the artist’s motivations while at the same time placing her convincingly as an important early 20th-century “modern /5(4).

Modersohn-Becker's life is fascinating and yet the author manages to often make it tedious in the telling. The painter lived many lives in her 31 years, and challenged the boundaries of art at the beginning of the 20th century as vehemently as Picasso did--the juxtapositions of Modersohn-Becker's work with other artists is one of the books /5.

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Paula Modersohn-Becker's letters and journals present us with a stunning insight into a struggle of intense interest for her time and for our own." -- New York Times Book Review "The publication of this comprehensive, well-translated, superbly edited and annotated edition is a major event in art book Cited by: 2.

This book is a beautiful tribute to Paula Modersohn-Becker who sadly had too short a life. That being said, she was very prolific with art works in her short life. The portraits are so appealing and I love her too few landscapes.

This is a must have book for art lovers of modernism and Paula Modersohn-Becker was one of the best.4/5(5). Marie Darrieussecq’s Being Here: The Life of Paula Modersohn-Becker begins at her grave in the small town of Worpswede in northern grave, Darrieussecq writes, is is certainly large, a brick and granite memorial topped by a half-naked reclining woman, larger than life, a naked baby sitting on her ussecq was there inand found the town pickled in tourism.

Paula Modersohn-Becker's letters and journals present us with a stunning insight into a struggle of intense interest for her time and for our own." -- New York Times Book Review "The publication of this comprehensive, well-translated, superbly edited and annotated edition is a major event in art book publishing."Author: Paula Modersohn-Becker.

• Being Here: The Life of Paula Modersohn-Becker is published by Text. To order a copy for £ (RRP £) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10 Author: Olivia Laing. Considered one of the most important representatives of early German Expressionism, painter Paula Modersohn-Becker (–) left behind an oeuvre of still-life paintings, landscape paintings, portraits and self-portraits in a characteristic expressionist style upon her premature death at the age of Famous for her friendship with poet Rainer Maria Rilke and for having influenced.

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Paula Modersohn-Becker book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. This book is a fine complement to previous volumes of the artist's letters and journals (also edited by Radycki) and a German catalogue raisonné, Paula Modersohn-Becker, – Werkverzeichnis der : Yale University Press.

Paula Modersohn Becker book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: In French; translations from German.

Notes: Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Paula Modersohn-Becker - L'intensité d'un regard" held at the Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, April 8-Aug When Paula Modersohn-Becker’s artist friends examined her extensive estate a few weeks after her death inthey were overwhelmed.

Only gradually did they realize that in the painter, dead at thirty-one, they had had an outstanding artist in their midst. Today Modersohn-Becker is regarded as one of the pioneers of Expressionism.

Sculptor Bernhard Hoetger was one of the few people who. Paula Modersohn-Becker, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Paula Modersohn-Becker, German painter who helped introduce into German art the styles of late 19th-century Post-Impressionist painters such as Paul Cézanne, Paul Gauguin, and Vincent van Gogh.

Becker was interested in art at an early age and began to study drawing inwhen her family moved to. Efforts at winning for Modersohn-Becker a posthumous American fame cannot be said to have failed, since such efforts were never undertaken.

That is, until the publication, this year, of the book Author: John Colapinto.Paula Modersohn-Becker never received the recognition she deserved during her lifetime. In her journals and letters there is a definite sense of urgency to create and learn as quickly and as much as possible.Paula Modersohn-Becker: The Letters and Journals by Modersohn-Becker, Paula, Busch, Gunter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at