Perspectives Art Explained

Otto Dix wanted to capture the essence of a person, no matter how negative

Oct 1, 2013 2 MINUTES
"He had such a clinical, nearly satirist viewpoint."

Curator Sabine Rewald on a portrait by Otto Dix.

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Throughout 2013, The Met invited curators from across the Museum to each talk about one artwork that changed the way they see the world. Each episode is interpreted by a Museum photographer.

Photography by Mark Morosse

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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