Born July 8~ Käthe Kollwitz

Käthe Kollwitz (July 8, 1867-April 22, 1945) was a German artist who worked in painting, etching, lithography, woodcuts, and sculpture.
Biography on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K%C3%A4the_Kollwitz

Two Children at the Bannister by Käthe Kollwitz
c.1927, Charcoal on faded drawing cardboard / Käthe Kollwitz Museum, Cologne, Germany

Käthe Kollwitz on Artnet: http://www.artnet.com/artists/k%C3%A4the-kollwitz/

Further reading:
http://blogs.getty.edu/iris/kathe-kollwitz-agent-of-change/
https://www.artic.edu/articles/910/kathe-kollwitz-an-art-of-resistance
https://www.kaethe-kollwitz.berlin/en/

One thought on “Born July 8~ Käthe Kollwitz

  1. Reblogged this on sketchuniverse and commented:
    🖤❤️💛 KÄTHE WAS A FAMOUS AND HUGE ARTIST. IN THIS BLOG YOU CAN FIND SEVERAL WORKS OF HIS. LOOK AT THE DIFFERENT THICKNESS OF THE STROKES IN THIS WORK, AS WELL AS THE DIFFERENT INTENSITY OF THE BLACK COLOR.

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