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Zweikampf (Fight) / Schwarze Scenes - 6 Radierversuche

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1942,1010.23.6

  • Title (object)

    • Zweikampf (Fight)

    Title (series)

    • Schwarze Scenes - 6 Radierversuche
  • Description

    Night scene; in the foreground, two men fighting; with knifes another man sitting on a wall; group of onlookers in the background. 1904 Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1904
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 316 millimetres
    • Width: 244 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed in pencil.
  • Curator's comments

    Plate 6 of the 'Schwarze Scenen'-portfolio. The leather bound portfolio was published by Bruno Cassirer in Berlin in 1905. It consists of one title sheet with an original etching, showing the artist lying on a sofa and smoking a cigarette, an index sheet and six etchings. The index sheet lists the title of the prints contained within the portfolio: Inhalt: Meditation Im Kahn Die Marter Reiter Am Lagerfeuer Tänzerin Zweikampf verso: 'Von diesem Werk wurden fünfzig handschriftlich numerierte Exemplare auf kaiserlichem Japan in der Kupferdruckerei von O. Felsing in Berlin hergestellt. Die Drucke sind von Künstler unterzeichnet. Exemplar No 49.'

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  • Bibliography

    • Sievers+Waldmann 11 bibliographic details
  • Location

    191*.b.23

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1942

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1942,1010.23.6

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