- Museum number
- Series: Verein für Original-Radierung in München
"Verein für Original-Radierung in München. Fünfter Jahrgang" (Munich, Kommissionsverlag der Verlagsanstalt für Kunst und Wissenschaft in München, vorlams Friedrich Bruckmann) 1896; containing 12 etchings of various sizes and subjects, including landscape, biblical, animal, figure, mythological, and fantasy subjects, and a titlepage vignette in soft-ground by Otto Gampert showing a landscape with windmill. 1. Hans Meyer-Cassel, "Landschaft", punts at the side of a lake or river, with coarse aquatint tonal effects; 2. Linda Kögel, "Verkündigung", the Annunciation with kneeling angel appearing before Mary seated at left with hands in prayer; 3. Fritz Völlmy, "Landschaft", orchard trees with a distant domed church tower beyond; 4. Bernhard Pankok, "Thierstück", soft-ground etching with cattle; 5. Hans Sandreuter, "Charon", desparing figures in foreground being carried across the Styx, standing figures on the shore behind, with sepia aquatint; 6. Albert Körttge, "Ein Stück Alt-München", view of a canal lined with buildings in old Munich; 7. E. J. Becker-Gundahl, "Beter", three figures in a square-format, one bent over in prayer, with a man and woman behind at left, faces starkly illuminated; 8. Otto Gampert, "Landschaft", soft-ground landscape etching with trees and a low-rise building at right; 9.Max Dasio, "Trauernde Psyche", kneeling nude female figure seen from her right side, with the arc of a bridge suggested behind, mixed-method; 10. Hugh Paton, "Landschaft", view in a yard with farm equipment and hens, printed in sepia; 11. Otto Keitel, "Thierstück", two cows in the foreground with one grazing beyond and a mill on the horizon; 12. Albert Welti, "Sündfluth", a scene of the Flood, printed in blue-black ink, with water crashing in from the right, fleeing figures in the foreground, and a feast (?) in arched building above. Bound with titlepage and list of contents.
Etchings, printed on thick laid paper, each blindstamped with the mark of the Munich Verein, many with aquatint tone
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Height: 545 millimetres (sheet size of each page)
Width: 421 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Part of a volume containing installments in the same series for the years 1892, 1893, 1894, 1895, 1896, and 1897, bound together at the BM bindery and registered, respectively, as 1894,0417.561.1-13; 1894,0417.562.1-13; 1895,0617.866.1-13; 1896,0511.490.1-13; 1897,1213.707.1-13; and 1898, 0712.221-231*.
Installments for the years 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, and 1903 are kept at 191*.b.20.
The years 1904 to 1905, in original title portfolio for 1905, are kept at 191*.b.21.
Many of the etchings appear to involve a very fine aquatint ground which has been applied in rectangular format within the platemark, leaving the impression almost of a separate tone block.
For prices of the prints as stated in the first installment see curator's comments for 1894,0417.561.1-13.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Verein für Original-Radierung in München. Fünfter Jahrgang
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- Prints and Drawings
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