Max Beckmann: Self-Portraits from the Collection of James and Pamela Elesh

1/17/2003-03/16/2003

max beckmannMax Beckmann created more than eighty self-portraits in various media during his lifetime (1884–1950). This exhibition focused on his self-portraiture in print media. Dating from 1911 to 1946, the works spanned Beckmann's artistic and personal development through pivotal points in his career and registered the evolution of his style from naturalistic description to expressive modernism.