Oskar Schlemmer’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

September 4, 1888

Death Date

April 13, 1943

Age of Death

54 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Baden-Baden, Germany



The painter Oskar Schlemmer died at the age of 54. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Painter, sculptor, and designer associated with the Bauhaus School. He was best known for “Triadisches Ballett” that transformed actors into geometrical shapes.

He was a prized student of Christian Landenberger, Friedrich von Keller, and Adolf Hölzel. He served as Master of Form for the Bauhaus Theatre Workshop beginning in 1923.

He created the “Fensterbilder” series of mystical paintings.

He grew up the youngest of six children. He married Helena Tutein in 1920.

He and Paul Klee both taught at the Bauhaus School.