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Emil Nolde

German, 1867–1956

Introduction

Source: Oxford University Press

German painter, watercolourist and printmaker. He was one of the strongest and most independent of the German Expressionists. Nolde belonged to the Dresden-based group known as Die Brücke from 1906 to 1907. Primarily a colourist, he is best known for his paintings in oil, his watercolours and his graphic work. His art was deeply influenced by the stark natural beauty of his north German homeland, and alongside numerous landscapes, seascapes and flower paintings, Nolde also produced works with religious and imaginary subjects.

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Works by Emil Nolde

  • Not on view Emil Nolde. Scoundrels (Lumpen). 1898, printed c. 1907
    Emil Nolde
    Scoundrels (Lumpen)
    1898, printed c. 1907
    Emil Nolde. Scoundrels (Lumpen). 1898, printed c. 1907
  • Not on view Emil Nolde. Girl (Mädchen). (1906, dated 1905)
    Emil Nolde
    Girl (Mädchen)
    (1906, dated 1905)
    Emil Nolde. Girl (Mädchen). (1906, dated 1905)
  • Not on view Emil Nolde. Joy in Life (Lebensfreude) from the series Fantasies (Phantasien). (1905)
    Emil Nolde
    Joy in Life (Lebensfreude) from the series...
    (1905)
    Emil Nolde. Joy in Life (Lebensfreude) from the series Fantasies (Phantasien). (1905)
  • Not on view Emil Nolde. Knight (Ritter). 1906
    Emil Nolde
    Knight (Ritter)
    1906
    Emil Nolde. Knight (Ritter). 1906
  • Not on view Emil Nolde. In the Rocking Chair (Im Schaukelstuhl). 1906
    Emil Nolde
    In the Rocking Chair (Im Schaukelstuhl)
    1906
    Emil Nolde. In the Rocking Chair (Im Schaukelstuhl). 1906
  • Not on view Emil Nolde. General and Aide (General und Diener) from the portfolio Fairy-Tales (Märchen). 1906
    Emil Nolde
    General and Aide (General und Diener) from the...
    1906
    Emil Nolde. General and Aide (General und Diener) from the portfolio Fairy-Tales (Märchen). 1906
  • Not on view Emil Nolde. Dinner Party (Tischgesellschaft). (1906)
    Emil Nolde
    Dinner Party (Tischgesellschaft)
    (1906)
    Emil Nolde. Dinner Party (Tischgesellschaft). (1906)
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