The Junkerboden under Snow  1938

by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

As can be seen in the simplified formal structure of the present work, which was executed in the 1930s at the end of the painter’s life, Kirchner’s painting shifted towards more naturalistic forms and became centred almost exclusively on the alpine landscapes of the area surrounding Wildboden . The sweeping blanket of snow that stretches across the lower half of the compos...
100 x 120 cm
Oil on canvas
© Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid. Exhibited on USEUM for Scholarly use.