Highlights - Expressionism in Germany and France: From Van Gogh to Kandinsky

Pollard Willows at Sunset (Saules au coucher du soleil)

Vincent van Gogh

1888

Oil on canvas mounted on cardboard. Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands.

Photo Credit: Art Resource, NY.

The Swineherd (Le Gardien de porcs)

Paul Gauguin

1888

Oil on canvas. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Lucille Ellis Simon and family in honor of the museum's twenty-fifth anniversary (M.91.256). Photo © 2013 Museum Associates/ LACMA

The Poplars at Saint-Rémy (Les peupliers sur la Colline)

Vincent van Gogh

1889

Oil on fabric. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Bequest of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. (1958.32). Photo © The Cleveland Museum of Art 

Junges Mädchen (Young Girl)

Max Pechstein

1908

Oil on canvas. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie. Acquired by the federal state of Berlin. © 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / Pechstein Hamburg / Toekendorf / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn. Photo © bpk, Berlin /Staatliche Museen zu Berlin /Photo: Roman Maerz / Art Resource, NY

Sketch I for Painting with White Border (Entwurf zu Bild mit weißem Rand)

Wassily Kandinsky

1913

Oil on canvas. Phillips Collection. © 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris. Photo © The Phillips Collection

Reflective Woman (Sinnende Frau)

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff

1912

Oil on canvas. Brücke-Museum, Berlin. © 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn. Photo © Brücke-Museum, Berlin, photographer: Roman März.

Stables (Stallungen)

Franz Marc

1913

Oil on canvas. The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. Photo © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation / Art Resource, NY

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