135 years ago, back in 1869, the famous
and world-wide respected painter Leo Putz was born - and with
him a new era of painting. Already during his lifetime he
was celebrated as one of the most renown painters of the Art
Nouveau and of the impressionism. Today he is recognized to
have belonged to the group of artists who have paved the path
His awe-inspiring oeuvre impresses in many ways, including
his extreme creative power. His oeuvre consists of more than
2700 works, documenting Leo Putz' unmatched diversity and
the enormous expressiveness of his works.
The oeuvre reflects a life that was dedicated to artistic
freedom and to creation. His works painted during his stays
at the Bavarian Hartmannsberg castle (1909-1914) and while
living in South America (1929-1933) belong to the most notable
The website at www.leo-putz.de and www.leoputz.de were designed
to give compact and first-hand information to art lovers and
to those interested in art work on the life and the works
of the artist Professor Leo Putz.
"These websites are dedicated to my grandfather, Professor
Leo Putz, and his incomparable oeuvre." Leo Putz jun.