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 emigrated to the United States in 1933.
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... George Grosz' Interregnum is a 29-minute long documentary film about the artist George Grosz produced by Altina Carey and Charles Carey, and narrated by Lotte ...
... —Trewin Copplestone In Grosz's Germany, everything and everybody is for sale ... —Grosz My Drawings expressed my despair, hate and disillusionment, I drew drunkards puking men men with clenched fists cursing at the moon ... —Grosz In 2003 the Grosz family initiated a legal battle against MoMa in NYC asking that three paintings be returned ...
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“The cult of individuality and personality, which promotes painters and poets only to promote itself, is really a business. The greater the genius of the personage, the greater the profit.”
—George Grosz (18931959)
“No barber shaves so close but another finds his work.”
—English proverb, collected in George Herbert, Outlandish Proverbs (1640)