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George Grosz (American, born Germany. 1893–1959)

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George Grosz (American, born Germany. 1893–1959)

Death on the Street (Tod auf der Strasse) from the deluxe periodical in portfolio form Die Schaffenden, vol. 4, no. 4

Date:
(1920-1921, published 1923)
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
composition (irreg.): 10 1/2 x 7 3/8" (26.6 x 18.7 cm); sheet: 16 1/16 x 12 3/16" (40.8 x 31 cm)
Paper:
Cream, smooth, laid (Zanders).
Publisher:
Euphorion Verlag, Berlin
Printer:
unknown
Edition:
125 (including deluxe edition of 25, signed, on "Japan" paper, and regular edition of 100, signed, on Zanders-"Bütten" paper [this ex.]
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel A. Berger
Copyright:
© 2016 Estate of George Grosz
Reference:
Dückers E69. Jentsch 127. Söhn 72716-3.
MoMA Number:
342.1954
Themes:
City Life, Death, Postwar Politics
Techniques:
Lithography

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