The Online Otto Dix Project

A German Artist and Print Maker

Front-line Soldier in Brussels
Frontsoldat in Brüssel

Year: 1924


A soldier lurks in darkness surrounded by voluptuous whores in expensive clothing. In this view, they are nothing more than war profiteers. In reality they lived in dire poverty.

Provenance: From Der Krieg; #34
Museum of Modern Art
New York, NY

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  • Sabrina Sohn

    I was wondering if the subject matter himself commissioned the artist to draw the doctor or not? thanks