Christian Rohlfs - Self-portrait, 1918 (detail)

Christian Rohlfs

Germany 1849 - 1938


Christian Rohlfs
Christian Rohlfs
February 11, 2013
Aya received her MA in English Language and Literature in 2012. She likes dancing, traveling, cycling and spending time with her pets.

Christian Rohlfs was a German painter, known as one of the leading figures of German Expressionism. He was born in 1849 in Gross Niendorf, Kreis Segeberg in Prussia, and died in 1938 in Hagen, Westfalia. Edvard Munch, Emil Nolde and the works of Vincent van Gogh influenced his work.