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Franz Marc's The Blue Horses
Thomas David
Bookbinding: paperback
Size: 13,5 x 21 cms
ISBN: 978-84-89804-68-5
Age: 11 years old and up
PRICE:  10.1 €

What is the reason why horses are blue, deer are red and cows are yellow in his paintings? Because Franz Marc (1880-1916) did not just want to draw things like they “look like”, but he wanted to draw “what is behind them”. Among other avant-garde artists from the beginning of the 20th century, Marc became a pioneer in modern art in Germany.

Thomas Davida leads us in a journey throughout the friendship between Franz and Macke, the circles associated with the DER BLAUE REITER (“the blue horseman”), throughout happiness and melancholy, his dreams as an artist and his tragic and premature death in Verdun battlefields.

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