Solingen, Germany on December 15, 2015. Chances are you’ve never heard of Milly Steger. In the 1920s, she was hailed among Germany’s finest sculptors. But then the Nazis deemed her work “degenerate,” and she never recovered her position in the art world.
’s “Male and Female Torso” is now on view at the new Kundstadt Museum in Solingen, Germany, which focuses on artists persecuted by Nazis and Communists. (image courtesy Center for Persecuted Art)