Paula Modersohn-Becker. Portrait of a Peasant Woman (Bildnis einer Bäuerin). (c. 1899-1902, printed 1922-23)
Paula Modersohn-Becker

Portrait of a Peasant Woman (Bildnis einer Bäuerin)

(c. 1899-1902, printed 1922-23)
Not on view
Etching and aquatint
plate: 4 x 5 1/2" (10.1 x 14 cm); sheet: 10 5/8 x 13" (27 x 33 cm)
Otto Felsing, Berlin
posthumous edition (1913-14): small number printed on "China paper" by Otto Felsing, Berlin, and published by Horenverlag; posthumous edition (1922-23 and after): an unknown number printed on "Bütten" paper by Otto Felsing, Berlin, or Herbert Jaeckel, Worpswede; plus few impressions printed during the artist's lifetime
Larry Aldrich Fund
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Drawings and Prints
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Weyhe Gallery, New York; to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1954

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