The End of Expressionism

Art and the November Revolution in Germany, 1918-1919

Joan Weinstein

The End of Expressionism
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Joan Weinstein

346 pages | 72 halftones | 6 x 9 | © 1990
Cloth $75.00 ISBN: 9780226890593 Published June 1990
"Weinstein explores the attitudes and organizations of artists and architects in Berlin, Munich, and Dresden in response to the tumultuous events associated with the end of WWI and the (failed) Revolution. She traces the initial excitement and zeal and then the disillusionment as utopian dreams were dimmed by social, political, and military realities as well as by inherent contradiction within the arts movements itself. The accompanying b&w illustrations, fascinating in themselves, directly depict textual themes."—Booknews
List of Illustrations
1. Introduction
2. Berlin
3. Dresden
4. Munich
5. The End of Expressionism
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