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Emil Nolde

German artist

Emil Nolde (7 August 186713 April 1956) was a German painter. He was one of the first Expressionists, a member of Die Brücke, and is considered to be one of the great watercolor painters of the 20th century.

Quotes of Emil NoldeEdit

 
Emil Nolde, 1915: 'South Sea Islander / Südsee-Insulaner II', lithograph in colors, on wove paper; current location: Brooklyn Museum, New York
  • Dualism is particularly important in both my paintings and my graphics.
    • 'Years of Struggle 1902-14' Autobiography Berlin 1934
  • Pictures are spiritual beings. The soul of the painter lives within them.
    • 'Years of Struggle 1902-14' Autobiography Berlin 1934

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