Vincent Van Gogh Starry Starry Night, 1889 Oil on canvas73.7 cm × 92.1 cm (29 in × 36¼ in) Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Edvard Munch, The Scream (1893), Oil on canvas 91 cm × 73.5 cm (36 in × 28.9 in) Image Courtesy of WebMuseum, Paris
Henri Rousseau, The Hungry Lion Throws Itself on the Antelope, 1905oil on canvas200 cm × 301 cm (78¾ in × 118½ in)Location Fondation Beyeler,Riehen, Basel, Switzerland
Henri Matisse, Portrait of Madame Matisse (The green line), 1905, oil on canvas40.50 x 32.5 cm. Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
Henri Matisse Woman with a Hat, 1905 Oil on canvas, 31 1/4 x 23 1/2 in.
Maurice de Vlaminck, The River Seine at Chatou, 1906, 82.6 x 101.9 cm ...Metropolitan Museum of Art
James EnsorIntrigue , 1911Oil on canvas.Intrigue depicts the harassment of the artist's sister Mariette and her Chinese fiancé by the villagers of Ostend, Belgium
Franz Marc Tiger. Tiger, 1912 oil on canvas19,9 x 23,9 cm (28,7 x 40,5 cm). Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich.
EgonSchiele (1890–1918), Self-portait, 1912 Zurückgelehnte Frau, 1911(Backward Bending Woman)
Oskar Kokoschka (1886-1980) Bride Of The Wind, 1913 oil on canvass, 181x221cm) Kunstmuseum, Basel, Switzerland Self-portrait of the Austrian artist expressing his unrequited love for Alma Mahler, widow of composer Gustav Mahler, 1914
WassilyKandinskyI: In his own words, Composition VII 1913) was the most complex piece he ever painted Kandinsky, himself an accomplished musician, once said Color is the keyboard, the eyes are the harmonies, the soul is the piano with many strings. The artist is the hand that plays, touching one key or another, to cause vibrations in the soul. The concept that color and musical harmony are linked has a long history, intriguing scientists such as Sir Isaac Newton. Kandinsky used color in a highly theoretical way associating tone with timbre (the sound's character), hue with pitch, and saturation with the volume of sound. He even claimed that when he saw color he heard music (kinaesthesia).
Ernst LudwigKirchner (6 May 1880 – 15 June 1938) Striding into the sea, 1912 Palau Island, Micronesia
Ernst LudwigKirchner (6 May 1880 – 15 June 1938)Five Women in the Street(1913)was the first in Kirchner's street series, and depicts the ladies of the night as birds of paradise .The Nazis deemed him a degenerate artist and confiscated 600 of his paintings. Soon afterward, he committed suicide.
Max BeckmannThe Night, 1918-19. Oil on canvas 52 3/8 x 601/4 in. KunstsammlungNordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf
Otto Dix (German, 1891–1969) 'The Skat Players' 1920, Oil on canvas with collage;43 5/16 x 34 1/4 in. (110 x 87 cm) GalleriederStadt Stuttgart, Germany
Georges GroszEclipse of the Sun, 1926Oil on canvas. 210 x 184 cm. HeckscherMuseum, Huntington, NY, USA.
Käthe Kollwitz1867-1945Lithographs Woman with Dead Child, 1903, etching The Survivors, 1923 Widows and Orphans, 1919
World War II: bomb-damaged Nürnberg, Germany, April 1945 September 11, 1914. German tanks roll into Poland at the start of World War II