Lot 63. Birch Allee. Fritz Mackensen

Starting price:€ 1 800
Auction date:30.09.2017   13:00 UTC +02:00
ID 7443
Lot 63Birch Allee. Fritz Mackensen
Oil/Lw., 52,5 x 41 cm, l. & mono size F. M.

Fritz Mackensen ( Braunschweig, 1866 - Worpswede, 1953 ) . Mackensen, one of the most important German landscape turning painter of the century, was one of the founders of the artists ' colony of Worpswede. Together with O. Modersohn u. F. Overbeck he studied m. 1884 at the düsseldorf Academy under P. Janssen, thereafter at the Munich Academy under W. von Diez & F. A. von Kaulbach. Already in 1884, M. had visited for the first time in Worpswede, where he co-founded in 1889, together with modersohn & H. at the end of the artists ' colony, to the later, including H. Vogeler u. P. Modersohn-Becker met with. This most famous artist of the group has received an order from Mackensen from 1898 painting lessons. M. was in 1910, Director of the Weimar Academy but returned in 1918 to Worpswede. In 1934 he obtained the Post as the founding Director of the Bremen College of art. Among his numerous awards are the Villa-Romana-price in 1907. His life's work was honored in 1941 with the Goethe medal.

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