The Nobel Prize in Literature 1912

Gerhart Johann Robert Hauptmann

Photo from the Nobel Foundation archive.

Prize share: 1/1

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1912 was awarded to Gerhart Johann Robert Hauptmann "primarily in recognition of his fruitful, varied and outstanding production in the realm of dramatic art."

To cite this section
MLA style: The Nobel Prize in Literature 1912. NobelPrize.org. Nobel Media AB 2018. Wed. 12 Dec 2018. <https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/literature/1912/summary/>

Back to top Back To Top Takes users back to the top of the page

Explore prizes and laureates

Look for popular awards and laureates in different fields, and discover the history of the Nobel Prize.