By Fred Whalley

Frank Wedekind’s paintings was once profoundly inspired through the spiritual and philosophical principles of the 19th century. precise research of his unpublished notebooks and significant performs exhibits how his characters transgress ethical barriers in a doomed quest to discover transcendent price. In his later performs he intentionally blurs the excellence among artwork and truth, as his pseudo-autobiographical protagonists develop into secularized, redeeming sacrifices that let bourgeois lifestyles to proceed.

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