|Birth Day||May 6, 1880|
|Age||139 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Jun 15, 1938 (age 58)|
He studied architecture in Dresden for a brief period, where he learned about freehand drawing, perspective drawing, and art history. He also met and befriended Fritz Bleyl while in his first term.
He illustrated a novel by Adelbert von Chamisso.
He was born to parents of Prussian and Huguenot ancestry. He led a tragic life devoid of lasting relationships; sadly, he committed suicide in 1938.
He and Emil Nolde were both members of Die Brücke.