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Otto Schubert (1892-1970)

Biography of german modernist painter Otto Schubert (1892-1970)

Otto Schubert (1892-1970) was born in Dresden where he studied between 1906 and 1909.

Schubert became a set painter for five years at the Dresden Theatre before returning to art studies and print making.

After World War I, Schubert began print making again and joined the Dresden Secessionist Movement. As with most German Modernists, Schubert's work was declared 'degenerate' by the Nazis with the majority of his work being destroyed.

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Lot FS14/517

Lot FS14/517: Otto Schubert (1892-1970) - Village Fete with Numerous Figures Merrymaking

Otto Schubert (1892-1970) - Village fete with numerous figures merrymaking - signed Schubert bottom left oil on canvas 102 x 120cm Otto Schubert (1892-1970): Born in Dresden where he studied 1906-1909. Became a set painter for five years at the Dresden theatre, returning to art studies and print making. After WWI he began print making and joined the Dresden Secessionist Movement. As with most German Modernists his work was declared 'degenerate' by the Nazis; the majority being destroyed.

Estimate: £400 - £600
Realised: £800