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Max Beckmann (German, 1884–1950)

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Max Beckmann (German, 1884–1950)

Sleeping Couple (Schlafende)

Date:
(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)
Paper:
Cream, smooth, wove Japan.
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 Line:
Purchase
Copyright:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Reference:
Not in Glaser. Gallwitz 95 c. Hofmaier 123 IV A.
MoMA Number:
555.1951
Themes:
City Life, Sex
Techniques:
Intaglio

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