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KÄTHE KOLLWITZ 1867-1945

Konigsburg 1867 – 1945 Moritzburg (German)

Title: Head of a Worker [Small Man’s Head without Hands]| Arbeiterkopf [Kleiner Männerkopf ohne Hände], 1922

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Woodcut on Wove Paper

Paper size: 22 x 19 cm. / 8.6 x 7. in.

Image size: 7 x 6.7 cm. / 2.8 x 2.6 in.

Additional Information: This original woodcut is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Käthe Kollwitz” at the lower right margin.

It is also hand numbered in pencil, from the edition of 150, at the lower left margin.

This is the sixth and final state of this subject.

Literature:

1. Klipstein, A. (1955). Graphic Work of Käthe Kollwitz: Complete Illustrated Catalogue. New York: Galerie St. Etienne.

Reference: Klipstein 163

2. von dem Knesebeck, A. (2002). Käthe Kollwitz: Werkverzeichnis der Graphik. Bern: Kornfeld

Reference: Knesebeck 188VIb

Condition: Good condition. The tip of the upper left corner missing. Soft handling creases across the sheet.