Grosz, George

 (1893–1959) German-born American artist.

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  • Grosz,George — Grosz (grōs), George. 1893 1959. German born American artist. Associated with the Berlin Dada movement, he is best known for his biting antimilitaristic caricatures of the 1920s. * * * …   Universalium

  • Grosz, George — born Georg Ehrenfried Gross (1893 1959)    painter and graphic artist; among the most admired and hated social commentators of the 1920s. He was born in Berlin.* Expelled from school in 1908 for striking an instructor, he attended Dresden s… …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

  • Grosz, George — orig. Georg Grosz born July 26, 1893, Berlin, W.Ger. died July 6, 1959, West Berlin German born U.S. painter, draftsman, and illustrator. After studying art in Dresden and Berlin, he began selling caricatures to magazines. During World War I he… …   Universalium

  • Grosz, George — (Georg Gross, 1893 1959)    Designer. Grosz is best remembered for his work with Erwin Piscator, especially on one production: Die Abenteuer des braven Soldaten Schwejk (The Adventures of Good Soldier Schwede) in 1928. For that production, Grosz… …   Historical dictionary of German Theatre

  • Grosz, George — orig. Georg Grosz (26 jul. 1893, Berlín, Alemania–6 jul. 1959, Berlín Occidental). Pintor, dibujante e ilustrador estadounidense de origen alemán. Después de haber estudiado arte en Dresde y Berlín, comenzó a vender caricaturas para revistas.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Grosz, George —    см. Грос, Георг …   Энциклопедический словарь экспрессионизма

  • George Grosz — George Grosz, 1930 George Grosz (* 26. Juli 1893 als Georg Ehrenfried Groß in Berlin; † 6. Juli 1959 ebenda) war ein deutsch amerikanischer Maler, Grafiker und Karikaturist. Mit George Grosz werden vor allem seine der Neuen Sachlichkeit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Grosz — (July 26, 1893 – July 6, 1959) was a German artist known especially for his savagely caricatural drawings of Berlin life in the 1920s. He was a prominent member of the Berlin Dada and New Objectivity group during the Weimar Republic before he… …   Wikipedia

  • George Grosz — Nom de naissance Georg Groß Activité Peinture Naissance 26 juillet 1893 Berlin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Grósz — Grosz oder Grósz ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alfréd Grósz (1885–1973), ungarischer Bergsteiger Christiane Grosz (* 1944), deutsche Schriftstellerin und Keramikerin Emil Grósz (auch Emil von Grósz, Emile de Grósz; 1865–1941),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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