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Max Beckmann
Max Beckmann, photograph by Hans Möller,1922.jpg
Max Beckmann, photograph by Hans Möller, 1922
Born (1884-02-12)February 12, 1884
Died December 27, 1950(1950-12-27) (aged 66)
Nationality German
Known for Painting
Sculpture
Drawing
Printmaking
Notable work
The Night,
Movement New Objectivity
Expressionism

Max Carl Friedrich Beckmann (February 12, 1884 – December 27, 1950) was a German painter, draftsman, printmaker, sculptor, and writer. Although he is classified as an Expressionist artist, he rejected both the term and the movement. In the 1920s, he was associated with the New Objectivity (Neue Sachlichkeit), an outgrowth of Expressionism that opposed its introverted emotionalism.

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