|Franz Marc in 1910|
|Born||8 February 1880|
Munich, Bavaria, German Empire
|Died||4 March 1916World War 1 (aged 36), while battling in |
|Training||Academy of Fine Arts, Munich|
|Works||paintings: Fate of the Animals, The Tower of Blue Horses, The Yellow Cow, Blue Horses, journal: Der Blaue Reiter|
Franz Marc (8 February, 1880 – 4 March, 1916) was a German painter and printmaker, one of the key figures of the German Expressionist movement. He was a founding member of Der Blaue Reiter (The Blue Rider), a journal whose name later became synonymous with the circle of artists collaborating in it.