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Is this painting expressionist?

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    Posted: 18 Sep 2012 at 05:25
This picture gonna be cover for one of my friend's book. But I fall into a debate with another friend of mine, which is about picture's school. So what do you think? I'm not good at art Tongue



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Originally posted by Paradigm of Humanity Paradigm of Humanity wrote:

This picture gonna be cover for one of my friend's book. But I fall into a debate with another friend of mine, which is about picture's school. So what do you think? I'm not good at art Tongue


At a quick guess I'd agree it was Expressionist. Reminds me a bit of Kirchner. With more thought it might be classed as post-Expressionist or Magic Realist. The boundaries are a bit fuzzy.
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Thank you sir Smile My friend was insisting it is more of Renaissance style Tongue
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I know nothing of art, but I don't see it as expressionist as the details are too sharp.
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I have no idea about modern western art, but I like the face in one of the flowers. Could it be referring to Heny VIII's Katheryn Howard, just with a more modern clothing on Henry? She was called the Rose without a thorn (though far from it)!

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It's probably a pity that the most famous Expressionist painting is The Scream and its variants. It isn't very typical.

This is also by Edvard Munch:




And this is by Kirchner:


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