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Otto Dix

[German Expressionist Painter, 1891-1969]

• Relationships: Founding member of Die Neue Sachlichkeit (The New Objectivity), a group of Expressionist painters.
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You know, if one paints someone's portrait, one should not know him if possible. No knowledge! I do not want to know him at all, I only want to see what is there, on the outside. The inner follows by itself. It is mirrored in the visible.
- Otto Dix, quoted in Twentieth-Century Artists on Art


    Otto Dix Works Online    
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Original works by Otto Dix available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Skull, 1924
(In the "Etching" section)

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Info about the 2005 exhibition, The Art of War: Otto Dix's Der Krieg [War] Cycle

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
3 works online

Notable SiteStädel Museum, Frankfurt, Germany
The Artist's Family

Notable SiteThe Orangerie and the Otto Dix House, Gera, Germany
Click "Collections" for 4 works by Dix

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
The suicide

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
Portrait of Dr. Heinrich Stadelmann, 1922

Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Card Players

Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
The Poet Iwar von Lücken

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
7 works online (Note that this site opens each work in a new window)

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

GAM - Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Woman Lying on a Leopard Skin

Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany (in German)  

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "D"

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

MacKenzie Art Gallery, Saskatchewan

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota

Musée d'Unterlinden, Colmar, France (mostly in French)  
Portrait d'un prisonnier, 1945

Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf
Portrait of the painter Franz Radziwill, 1928

Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
5 works by Dix

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Images from a 2008 exhibition

Neue Galerie Museum for German and Austrian Art, New York City
2 works online, plus 3 photographs of Otto Dix

Palazzo Ruspoli, Rome (in Italian)  

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Deux enfants, 1921

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
The Felixmuller Family, 1919

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Germany ( in German)  
Mädchen am Spiegel, 1922

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (in German)  
The Match Seller

State Museums of Berlin

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
Hugo Erfurth with Dog, 1926

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
Micro-site for a 2008 exhibition exploring Dix's portrait of Hugo Erfurth

Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)  

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Lempertz Auction Gallery, Cologne, Germany -- Highlights from Past Sales

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteOtto Dix at The Athenaeum
2 works online

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

Otto Dix at CGFA

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web

PBase Photo Sharing
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Leda, 1919

University of Leipzig, Germany

University of Leipzig, Germany

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Art of the First World War

Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Otto Dix  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Frieze Magazine
Review (from issue 44): Otto Dix, Raymond Pettibon

Spartacus Educational Books
War Artists of W.W.I.

The New York Observer
"Dix and Beckmann: Two Painters Convey The Horror of War", article by Hilton Kramer

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Der Krieg / The War


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