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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3248B Boston
May 10, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945) Betendes Mädchen

$1,107$900
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3248B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945)

Betendes Mädchen, 1892, probably from the third state, published in 1931 (Knesebeck, 14 III). Signed "Kollwitz" in pencil l.r., identified in text within the plate. Etching with drypoint and aquatint printed in brown/black ink on wove paper, plate size 7 3/4 x 6 in. (19.6 x 15.2 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Unobtrusive toning and light-staining, old hinges and tape along upper edge on verso.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Aquatint, Art media, Drypoint, Etching, Kollwitz, Printmaking, Visual arts