Wols

German, 1913–1951

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Bio

German expat to Paris A. O. Wolfgang Schulze, known by his adopted pseudonym Wols, was an influential painter, photographer, and illustrator, whose gestural, informally rendered and immensely expressive paintings helped pioneer Art Informel and …

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Auction
High auction record
£2.6m, Sotheby's, 2011

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Career Highlights
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Solo show at a major institution
Centre Pompidou, and 1 more
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Group show at a major institution
Centre Pompidou, and 1 more
Institution
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Reviewed by a major art publication
Art in America
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Venice Biennale International Exhibition, and 1 more
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