Ernst Barlach Summary

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  • 14 Literature Criticisms
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Biographies (3)

550 words, approx. 2 pages
The German sculptor Ernst Barlach (1870-1938), working predominately in wood, created important figurative carvings in that medium.Ernst Barlach was born in Wedel, a small town near Hamburg, the son o... Read more
3,077 words, approx. 11 pages
When plays of the expressionist Ernst Barlach were first performed in the 1920s in major cities of the Weimar Republic, no less a critic than Thomas Mann compared Barlach favorably to the young playwr... Read more
4,860 words, approx. 17 pages
One of the best-known German sculptors during the Weimar Republic, Ernst Barlach also achieved recognition as a playwright after World War I. Although audiences never responded with great enthusiasm t... Read more