Heinrich Steinhagen - Rufe auf der Flucht, 1919 (detail)

Heinrich Steinhagen / Heinrich August Friedrich Johannes Steinhagen

Expressionism

May 22, 2013

Heinrich Steinhagen was a German Expressionist painter, sculptor, and graphic artist. His early works were Impressionist, earning him recognition. However, the traumatic experiences during WWI prompted him to change the content and style.

Featured image: Heinrich Steinhagen - Rufe auf der Flucht, 1919 (detail). Etching. 9 3/5 × 11 9/10 in. 24.5 × 30.3 cm. This is part of a limited edition set. Photo courtesy Sylvan Cole Gallery