Stove Tile with a Portrait of Otto Lindig

Gerhard Marcks, um 1921

Klassik Stiftung Weimar / © Gerhard Marcks Stiftung
Stove Tile with a Portrait of Otto Lindig, Gerhard Marcks, c. 1921

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The caricature portrait symbolises the community shaped by teachers and students in the Bauhaus’s ceramic workshop. Living together in the seclusion offered by Dornburg resulted in an especially fertile work atmosphere, where both individual pieces and series products were developed.


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  2. Siebenbrodt, Michael (2000): Bauhaus Weimar. Entwürfe für die Zukunft, Ostfildern-Ruit.

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