Marcks, Gerhard

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Sculptor, monumental stone sculptor, bronze, and woodcuts. Born in Berlin, East Germany in 1889. Taught at School of Applied Art, Bauhaus, Halle and Hamburg. Last of Germany's three "Expressionist" sculptors.

From the description of Gerhard Marcks letters from Frans Wildenhain, 1950-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86122719

German painter and Bauhaus teacher from 1919-1924.

From the description of Das Wielandslied der aelteren Edda (portfolio of woodcuts and text), 1923. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78297939

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creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Bauhaus typography collection, 1919-1937, undated The Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Guermonprez, Trude, 1910-1976. Trude Guermonprez papers, 1929-1986. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Albert Renger-Patzsch papers, 1890-1980, 1924-1966 Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Dexel, Walter, 1890-1973. Letters received, 1904-1966. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Gerhard Marcks letters from Frans Wildenhain, 1950-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969. Walter Gropius papers, 1925-1969 (inclusive), 1937-1969 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Wildenhain, Marguerite. Marguerite Wildenhain interview, 1982 Mar. 14. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Bauhaus. Bauhaus typography collection, 1919-1937. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
referencedIn Wildenhain, Marguerite. Oral history interview with Marguerite Wildenhain, 1982 Mar. 14. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Marguerite Wildenhain papers, 1930-1982 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Marcks, Gerhard, 1889-1981 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Mermaid realia / Gerhard Marcks. Luther College, Preus Library
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Gerhard Marcks : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
referencedIn Marcks, Gerhard : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Horse with sleigh realia / Gerhard Marcks. Luther College, Preus Library
referencedIn Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969. Walter and Ise Gropius papers, 1883-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Schrammen, Eberhard, 1886-1947. Letters received, 1926-1947. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art. Marguerite Wildenhain exhibition records, 1977-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf MARCKS, GERHARD. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Wildenhain, Frans, 1905-1980. Frans Wildenhain papers, 1890-1986. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969. Walter and Ise Gropius papers, 1883-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Walker Art Center. Exhibition records, 1940-1960. Walker Art Center Library
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Wild boar realia / Gerhard Marcks. Luther College, Preus Library
referencedIn Bauhaus. Photographs of Bauhaus students, teachers, and exhibits, 1919-1933. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Wade, Jane, 1925-. Jane Wade papers, 1903-1971. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Man leading camel realia / Gerhard Marcks. Luther College, Preus Library
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Cossack realia / Gerhard Marcks. Luther College, Preus Library
referencedIn Photographs of pottery produced at the Bauhaus workshop, Dornburg, 1919-1926. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Woman riding on donkey realia / Gerhard Marcks. Luther College, Preus Library
creatorOf Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956. Papers, 1883-1960. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Wildenhain, Marguerite. Marguerite Wildenhain papers, 1930-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Das Wielandslied der aelteren Edda (portfolio of woodcuts and text), 1923. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
creatorOf Marcks, Gerhard. Hunter in woods realia / Gerhard Marcks. Luther College, Preus Library
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Bauhaus. corporateBody
associatedWith Dexel, Walter, 1890-1973. person
associatedWith Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956. person
associatedWith Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969. person
associatedWith Guermonprez, Trude, 1910-1976. person
associatedWith Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Luther College (Decorah, Iowa). Fine Arts Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Luther College (Decorah, Iowa). Fine Arts Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Luther College (Decorah, Iowa). Fine Arts Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Luther College (Decorah, Iowa). Fine Arts Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Luther College (Decorah, Iowa). Fine Arts Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Luther College (Decorah, Iowa). Fine Arts Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Luther College (Decorah, Iowa). Fine Arts Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
correspondedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
correspondedWith Renger-Patzsch, Albert person
correspondedWith Schrammen, Eberhard, 1886-1947. person
associatedWith Simrock, Karl Joseph, 1802-1876. person
associatedWith Wade, Jane, 1925- person
associatedWith Walker Art Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Wildenhain, Frans, 1905-1980. person
associatedWith Wildenhain, Marguerite. person
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Germany (East)
Subject
Art--German--Reproductions
Wood-engraving, German--20th century
Sculptors
Art, German
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Birth 1889-02-18

Death 1981-11-13

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German

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