JAKOB STEINHARDT 1887-1968
Zerków, Germany 1887-1968 Nahariya, Israel (German/Israeli)
Title: Funeral / Beerdigung, 1921
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Dated Lithograph on laid paper
size: 29.5 x 33.5 cm / 11.6 x 13.2 in
Additional Information: This work is hand signed and dated by the artist in pencil at the lower right margin “J. Steinhardt 1921”.
It is also signed in the plate in Hebrew at the lower right corner.
The work bears a collection stamp at the lower left corner.
Steinhardt created a series of three similar etchings in 1921 titled “Beerdigung”.
This probably is a rare lithograph printed in a very small edition as we were unable to trace any other impression sold in public auction.
Literature: Ziva Amishai-Maisels. 1981. Jakob Steinhardt – Etchings and Lithographs. Tel Aviv/Jerusalem: Dvir
Reference: L22, illustrated in page 133.
Condition: Repaired tear on upper center (6 cm.) Paper has been backed on a conservation support.