Egon Schiele: eros and passion

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An exciting appraisal of Schiele's sensual paintings. No other artist in early modern art depicted the body so candidly as Schiele, whose uncompromising truthfulness in allegedly pornographic imagery caused him to be imprisoned briefly in 1912.

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Paintings and Works on Paper 19101917
Affront to Decency

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About the author (1995)

Enzo Di Martino is an active curator and writer. He is the art critic for "Il Gazzettino," the Venice daily newspaper.
Klaus Albrecht Schroder is the director of the Albertina Museum in Vienna

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