Max Beckmann. Sleeping Couple (Schlafende). (1917, published 1920)

Max Beckmann

Sleeping Couple (Schlafende)

(1917, published 1920)

Medium
Drypoint
Dimensions
plate: 7 3/16 x 5 1/2" (18.3 x 14 cm); sheet: 12 13/16 x 9 5/16" (32.5 x 23.6 cm)
Publisher
Verlag Karl Lang, Darmstadt
Printer
unknown
Edition
50 (including 10 on Japan paper [this ex.] and 40 on wove paper); plus 3 known state proofs
Credit
Purchase
Object number
555.1951
Copyright
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Department
Drawings and Prints
This work is not on view.
Max Beckmann has 219 works online.
There are 19,859 prints online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
Karl Lang, Darmstadt; acquired by Heinrich Stinnes (1867-1932), Cologne, September, 1921; Heinrich Stinnes Estate; sold through Hollstein & Puppel, Berlin, November 11-12, 1936 (lot 32). Ernst Beyeler, Basel; to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1951

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