Georg Kolbe

Date/place of birth

April 15, 1877, Waldheim, Germany

Day/place of death

November 20, 1947, Berlin, Germany

Georg Kolbe - biography

From 1891 to 1898, Kolbe studied drawing and painting in Dresden, Munich and at Paris’s Académie Julian. He began to work in sculpture during his subsequent two-year stay in Rome; the sculptor Louis Tuaillon assisted him in his efforts. Back in Germany, Kolbe became a member of the Berlin Secession. The renowned art dealer Paul Cassirer represented the artist, who now worked exclusively as a sculptor. Around 1911/12 Kolbe discovered his own distinctive style. He became famous at that time, primarily through the idealised bronze sculpture “Tänzerin” (Dancer).

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Georg KolbeKleine Stehende (Renate)€82.960
Georg KolbeZorn (Flamme)€74.400
Georg KolbeSklavin (Sklavin mit gekreuzten Beinen)€69.600
Georg KolbeStürzender - Stürzender Mann, Kleiner Stürzender (Falling Man, Small Falling Man)€65.340
Georg KolbeAdagio€62.400
Georg KolbePaolo und Francesca€47.600