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Otto Tetjus Tügel (Hamburg 1892 - Bremervörde 1973) - Artist
Painter, poet, musician and bonvivant. T. was trained at the Hamburg school of applied arts. He became the central figure of expressionist painters in Worpswede, but also was co-founder of the Hamburg secession. His rich pictorial language changes between soft verves and crystalline structures referring to cubism, later it is dominated by a neo-mannerist design vocabulary. Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Altonaer Museum). Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Vollmer, Rump, Der Neue Rump, M. Bruhns: Kunst in der Krise, I. Ewers-Schultz: O.T.T. als Maler (exh. cat. Haspa) a. others.