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Franz von Stuck 1863-1928

Posted in Franz von Stuck 1863-1928 on 11 février 2008 by Femme Femme Femme

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Franz von Stuck, German painter, sculptor, engraver and architect. From 1878 to 1885 he studied at the School of Plastic Arts in Munich, then at the the Munich Academy. He at first earned his living by illustrating various magazines. In 1892 was one of the founders of the Munich Sezession. His Symbolist period is of this decade. In 1895 he began teaching at the Munich Academy, where his pupils included Kandinsky, Klee and Albers, whose subsequent careers enhanced von Stuck’s fame. Designed and built the Villa Stuck. Von Stuck has suffered from unfair comparison with Böcklin and been described as superficial in his Symbolist vein. In fact, his many nudes, with their torrid sensuality and a linear style combining decorative and erotic elements, are direct precursors of Jugendstil.
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Franz von Stuck 1863-1928

Posted in Franz von Stuck 1863-1928 on 17 mai 2007 by Femme Femme Femme

Comme il n’est pas aisé de cacher le feu, il n’est pas facile de cacher l’amour.
Madeleine de Scudéry .
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FRANZ VON STUCK.