Lyonel Feininger (American, 1871 - 1956)

Lyonel Feininger

American | 1871 - 1956

Lyonel Feininger was an American Impressionist & Modern artist who was born in 1871. His work is currently being shown at multiple venues like Kunstmuseum Bern. Numerous key galleries and museums such as SCHIRN Kunsthalle Frankfurt have featured Lyonel Feininger's work in the past.Lyonel Feininger's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from 2 USD to 23,280,000 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 1998 the record price for this artist at auction is 23,280,000 USD for Jesuiten III (Jesuits III), sold at Sotheby's New York in 2007. Lyonel Feininger has been featured in articles for e-flux, Observer and ARTnews. The most recent article is Ketterer Kunst to Offer Richter's First and Palermo's Last Work written for ArtDaily in November 2023. The artist died in 1956.

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Recent Acquisitions Spring 2024

Gallery Ludorff
Düsseldorf | Germany
Mar 25,2024 - Aug 31,2024


Ketterer Kunst to Offer Richter's First and Palermo's Last Work
Sotheby's Germany Celebrates the Art Season in November with Two Curated Auctons
Lyonel Feininger: Retrospective


..Lyonel Feininger (1871-1956) first began making woodcuts in the spring of 1918...

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Moeller Fine Art New York

..Based on Feininger’s correspondence, interviews with his son T...

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Harvard Art Museums

..Like many other figures at the innovative art school, Feininger turned to photography as a tool for visual exploration...

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J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center

..Furthermore, the drawings from 1917 and 1918 impressively document a striking change in Feininger's artistic expression...

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Moeller Fine Art Berlin

..The scope of the drawings in their radical shift is unique in this density in Feininger's work...

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Moeller Fine Art Berlin

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