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Max Slevogt (German, 1868–1932)

Unca Jumps Down to Save Cora (Unkas springt herab um Cora zu retten) from the supplementary suite accompanying the illustrated book Lederstrumpf-Erzählungen (The Leatherstocking Tales)

Date:
(1908, published 1909)
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
composition (irreg.): 14 5/16 x 10 1/16" (36.3 x 25.6 cm); sheet: 19 x 13 5/16" (48.3 x 33.8 cm)
Paper:
Cream, smooth, wove Japan.
Publisher:
Verlag Paul Cassirer, Berlin
Printer:
Pan-Presse, Berlin
Edition:
310 (including a deluxe edition of 60 on "Reisfaser" paper, with supplementary suite on Japan paper [this ex.], and a regular edition of 250 on "Bütten" paper)
Credit Line:
Purchase
Reference:
Sievers & Waldmann 208. Rümann 14.
MoMA Number:
341.1947
Themes:
Literary Subjects
Techniques:
Lithography

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