The Greatest Works of Famous German Expressionist Art

List of famous German Expressionism artwork, listed alphabetically with photos when available. The German Expressionism movement was an awakening in the world of art, producing new types of paintings and sculptures that the world had never seen before. This is a list of the most popular German Expressionism art pieces, so art enthusiasts will likely recognize the names of the famous artists who created these pieces. These renowned pieces of German Expressionism artwork are showcased in museums all over the world, so if you can't afford an expensive vacation then this list is a great substitute for seeing fine German Expressionism art. In the chance that pictures of these historic German Expressionism works of art aren't available, you can click on the name of the piece for more information.

Examples include The Bewitched Mill and The Lamb.

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  • Kummeralp Mountain and Two Sheds
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    Kummeralp Mountain and Two Sheds (1920) is a painting by German artist Ernst Ludwig Kirchner.
    • Artist: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
    • Genres (Art): Landscape art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: German Expressionism
  • Schopfungsgeschichte (Tale of Creation)
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    "Schopfungsgeschichte (Tale of Creation)" (1914) is a woodcut print by German Expressionist artist Franz Marc.
    • Artist: Franz Marc
    • Art Form: Printing
    • Period / Movement: German Expressionism
  • Gebirge (Mountains) [formerly Landschaft (Landscape)]
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    "Gebirge (Mountains)" [formerly Landschaft (Landscape)] (1911-1912) is a painting by German Expressionist Franz Marc.
    • Artist: Franz Marc
    • Genres (Art): Landscape art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: German Expressionism
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    Self-Portrait

    Self-Portrait
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    "Self-Portrait" (c. 1921) is a painting by German Expressionist artist Otto Mueller.
    • Artist: Otto Mueller
    • Subject: Otto Mueller
    • Genres (Art): Portrait
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: German Expressionism
  • The Little Mountain Goats
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    The Little Mountain Goats (1913-1914) is a painting by German Expressionist artist Franz Marc.
    • Artist: Franz Marc
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: German Expressionism
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    Street, Dresden

    Street, Dresden
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    Street, Dresden (1908) is a painting by German artist Ernst Ludwig Kirchner.
    • Artist: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: German Expressionism, Die Brücke