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Max Beckmann (German, 1884–1950)

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Max Beckmann (German, 1884–1950)

Main River Landscape (Mainlandschaft) from Faces (Gesichter)

Date:
(1918, published 1919)
Medium:
One from a portfolio of nineteen drypoints
Dimensions:
plate: 9 7/8 x 11 3/4" (25.1 x 29.8 cm); sheet: 14 11/16 x 14 7/16" (37.3 x 36.6 cm)
Paper:
Cream, slightly textured, laid.
Publisher:
Marées-Gesellschaft, R. Piper & Co., Munich
Printer:
Franz Hanfstaengl, Munich
Edition:
100 (including 40 printed before steel-facing on "Japan" paper, and 60 printed after steel-facing on laid paper [this ex.]); plus 2 known state proofs and three known trial proofs
Credit Line:
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Fund
Copyright:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Reference:
Glaser 109. Gallwitz 99 b. Hofmaier 128 IV B b. Rifkind 133.
MoMA Number:
290.1951
Themes:
City Life
Techniques:
Intaglio

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