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Max Beckmann (German, 1884–1950)

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Max Beckmann (German, 1884–1950)

Embrace (Umarmung)

Date:
(1922)
Medium:
Drypoint
Dimensions:
plate: 16 3/4 x 10 1/4" (42.6 x 26 cm); sheet (irreg.): 22 1/8 x 18 1/2" (56.2 x 47 cm)
Paper:
Cream, smooth, wove.
Publisher:
R. Piper & Co., Munich
Printer:
unknown
Edition:
One of 3 known trial proofs before the edition of 150 (including 50 on "Japan" paper, and 100 on wove paper); plus 3 known state proofs
Credit Line:
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Fund (by exchange)
Copyright:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Reference:
Glaser 210. Gallwitz 206. Hofmaier 236 IV A.
MoMA Number:
50.1955
Themes:
City Life, Sex
Techniques:
Intaglio

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