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Woodcut
  • Woodcut
    Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, born 1884 - died 1976
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Woodcut

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    1919 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, born 1884 - died 1976 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woodcut

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Dr Rosa Schapire

  • Museum number:

    E.1293-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case MP, shelf 156

Physical description

Printed contents sheet. The text is flanked by a male and a female nude, and masks

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

1919 (made)

Artist/maker

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, born 1884 - died 1976 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Woodcut

Marks and inscriptions

' S. Rottluff'
Signed in pencil

'[19]19 12'
With combined date and serial number

Dimensions

Height: 49.8 cm, Width: 39.4 cm

Descriptive line

Contents sheet for the portfolio 'Zehn Holzschnitte von Schmidt-Rottluff', published by J. B. Neumann, Berlin, 1919. The text is flanked by a male and female nude, and masks. Woodcut by Karl Schmidt-Rottluff.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.
Schapire, Rosa. Karl Schmidt-Rottluffs Graphisches Werk bis 1923. Berlin: Euphorion Verlag, 1924.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Wood-cutting

Subjects depicted

Masks; Male; Nude; Female

Categories

Prints; Woodcuts

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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