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Max Beckmann

Data de nascimento: 12. Fevereiro 1884
Data de falecimento: 28. Dezembro 1950

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Max Beckmann foi um pintor expressionista alemão e artista gráfico cujas obras transmitem uma visão pessimista da sociedade.

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„Today I wanted to die of weakness and melancholy again.“

— Max Beckmann
Beckman's Diary, 31 March 1943, Amsterdam; as cited on: [http://kuenste-im-exil.de 'Arts in exile']

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„I want to stay here [Amsterdam] for now, then maybe move on to Paris later on. For the interim, Amsterdam is not bad.“

— Max Beckmann
In a letter on 4 August 1937 from Amsterdam, to writer and collector Stephan Lackner; as quoted on [http://kuenste-im-exil.de/ artists in exile]

„Is there to be no getting away from this loathsome vegetative physicality?... Utter contempt for the lewd enticements that always lure us back into life's clutches. And when, half-parched, we seek to quench our thirst, the gods laugh us to scorn.“

— Max Beckmann
Beckmann's Diary-notes, 4 July, 1946, p. 156; as cited in 'Portfolios', Alexander Dückers; in German Expressionist Prints and Drawings - Essays Vol 1.; published by Museum Associates, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California & Prestel-Verlag, Germany, 1986, p. 113 Beckmann himself castigated the folly of supposing that sexual gratification leads to fulfillment.

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„.. [war] in itself is one of the manifestations of life, like disease, love, and lust. And just as I follow fear, disease, lust, love, and hate to their utmost limits, well, now I am trying war. It is all life, wonderfully various and rich in inspiration.“

— Max Beckmann
Briefe im Kriege May 1915, p. 67; as quoted in 'Portfolios', Alexander Dückers; in German Expressionist Prints and Drawings - Essays Vol 1.; published by Museum Associates, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California & Prestel-Verlag, Germany, 1986, p. 79

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