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Friedrich Schröder-Sonnenstern
Pocholinchen the Unknown Angel of Peace
1950-53
Michael Werner Gallery
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THE SNAKE SEDUCTION
by N.F. Karlins



The strange, satiric drawings of German artist Friedrich Schröder-Sonnenstern (1892-1982), long a favorite of Outsider Art fans, seem to be making the cross-over into the mainstream -- again. Here’s hoping that his disturbing images are more successful this time around than in the 1950s, when he was hailed, first by the Jean Dubuffet and then by the Surrealists, as a major Art Brut find. . .  and then forgotten.

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