An artist against the Third Reich : Ernst Barlach, 1933-1938 (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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An artist against the Third Reich : Ernst Barlach, 1933-1938

Author: Peter Paret
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The conflict between Ernst Barlach, the most important German sculptor of the time, and the Third Reich is a remarkable episode in Hitler's war against modern art. Rather than accept repression passively, Barlach denounced the confiscation and destruction of his work as ideologically inspired and continued on his independent course. The author's discussion of Barlach's art and of his insistence on creative freedom  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Online resources
Named Person: Ernst Barlach; Ernst Barlach; Ernst Barlach; Ernst Barlach; Ernst Barlach; Ernst Barlach
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Paret
ISBN: 052182138X 9780521821384
OCLC Number: 50091825
Description: xvi, 191 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Hitler --
Barlach --
Nordic Modernism --
The hounding of Barlach --
German and un-German art --
After the fact.
Responsibility: Peter Paret.
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The conflict between National Socialism and Ernst Barlach is an unusual episode in the history of Hitler's efforts to rid Germany of 'international modernism'. Peter Paret's fine study of an artist  Read more...

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'In this fine study of the artist in the Third Reich, Peter Paret reminds us that modern populist dictatorships like the Nazi regime do not want mere political passiveness and acquiescence, rather Read more...

 
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