Art Genres Famous German Expressionism Paintings

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List of famous German Expressionism paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The German Expressionism period was a cultural awakening in the art world, so it's no surprise it produced some of the most historic paintings in the history of the world. The works of art listed below are some of the most popular German Expressionism paintings, so most of the artist's names who created these works will be very recognizable. Renowned paintings from the German Expressionism period are showcased in museums all around the world, so save yourself an expensive vacation by simply scrolling through this list.

This list has everything from Garden on Lake of Thun to Bathing Girls with Town in the Background.

This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous German Expressionism paintings?” and “What are examples of German Expressionism paintings?”
A Group of Artists is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous German Expressionism Paintings
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"A Group of Artists" (1926-1927) is a painting by German Expressionist artist Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Subject: Otto Mueller, Erich Heckel, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Genres (Art): Portrait

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Expressionism

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At the Forest Edge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous German Expressionism Paintings
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At the Forest Edge (1935-1936) is a painting by German Expressionist artist Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Expressionism

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Bathing Girls with Town in the... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous German Expressionism Paintings
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"Bathing Girls with Town in the Background" (1913) is a painting by German Expressionist artist August Macke. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: August Macke

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Expressionism

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Donkey Frieze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous German Expressionism Paintings
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"Donkey Frieze" (1911) is a painting by German Expressionist painter Franz Marc. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Franz Marc

Genres (Art): Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Expressionism

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