Kirchner[kirk′nər; Ger kirH′nər]
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Kirchner, Ernst Ludwig 1880-1938; Ger. painter & sculptor
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, Ernst Ludwig 1880-1938.
German expressionist artist whose woodcuts and paintings, such as The Street (1913), convey psychological tension and eroticism with sharply contrasting colors and angular forms.