Freundschaft, 1912 by Egon Schiele


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Freundschaft.jpg#asset:455Schiele's sexually evocative Expressionist nudes caused a stir in turn-of-the-century Vienna, and his use of teenage models made him an object of suspicion, but his powerful work became a cornerstone of Modernism. This print 'Friendship' (60 x 80 cm) is typically ambiguous and disturbing. 

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