Egon Schiele was an Austrian painter. A protégé of Gustav Klimt, Schiele was a major figurative painter of the early century. Born: June Tulln an der Donau, Austria Died: October Vienna, Austria Spouse: Edith Harms (m.
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Portrait of Gerda, 1914 Kirchner was a German expressionist painter and printmaker and one of the founders of the artists group Die Brücke or "The Bridge", a key group leading to the foundation of Expressionism in art.
Edvard December 1863 – 23 January was a Norwegian painter and printmaker whose intensely evocative treatment of psychological themes built upon some of the main tenets of late Symbolism and greatly influenced German Expressionism in the early century.