(1906 Liegnitz/Lower Silesia - 1996 Moritzburg). Still life with amethyst, woodpecker hole, shell. Karl Timmler is an indefatigable draftsman, ie, taking possession of the motif in the drawing, capturing the essential with the least amount of resources and strikingly, forms the basis of every further artistic activity. Timmler draws landscape, architecture, people and animals at any time of the day or year.
He combines the motifs into large, closed masses, using rapid, broad hatching, rarely wiped, with clear chiaroscuro effects. Next to them are linear notes, observations of momentary movements that are captured in a gripping line and have the character of an absolutely reliable documentation. Ceramics: These are vessels formed from the best craftsmanship that have nothing to do with the usual ceramic paintings based on spontaneous emotional impulses.
Rather, it is classic forms that are used. Clarity and objectivity determine their character. What is special here are the glazes, whose transparency and crystalline appeal in the melted state obviously delights the painter. Solidity and conscientiousness, which characterize the painter and draftsman, also apply to his ceramic products.
Death on May 19, 1996: His works represent a special position within Dresden art. With astonishing consistency he was a painter of the sensuously elementary, and he was particularly interested in the highly concrete. In his rustic plenair compositions, in which color played the decisive role for the inner pictorial structure in the sense of post-impressionism, an echo of Robert Sterl and his school could be felt in a certain way.
This also applies to his portrayal of working people. Depth of feeling, painterly quality and technical conscientiousness were the defining characteristics of his painting.
Karl Timmler was also a determined realist as a draftsman. Please note: The item is subject to differential taxation. Please ask any questions beforehand and do not hesitate to write to us! Rather, it is classic forms that a. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".The seller is "hellmann-fineart" and is located in this country: DE. This item can be shipped worldwide.