Caricatures and cartoons; Art--Political aspects; Political cartoons; Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879; Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Metsys, Quentin, 1465 or 6-1530; Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827; Tenniel, John, Sir, 1820-1914; Bernini, Gian Lorenzo,...
Summary: Michael Cassin, Director of the Center for Education in the Visual Arts at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, presents a the third in a series of four talks on the connectoin between art and politics.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- Germany; World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war; Art treasures in war; Male - portrait; Monks; Portraits
One of around 417 works of art from the Kaiser Friedrich Museum deposited in the Friedrichshain flak tower, or Flakturm, for safekeeping. The painting is presumed to have been destroyed when the tower was burned in May of 1945.