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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1989.58.7
People
Werner Büttner, German (Jena, Germany born 1954)
Hubert Kiecol, German (born 1950)
Title
Lübeck, from the portfolio "German Cities Before Reconstruction"
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Lübeck, aus "Deutsche Städte vor dem Wiederaufbau"
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1988
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/171207
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodcut printed in black ink on off-white wove paper
Technique
Woodcut
Dimensions
sheet: 54.6 x 84 cm (21 1/2 x 33 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: in graphite at l.r.: Kiecol; in graphite at l.r.: W. Büttner 88
  • inscription: l.l., graphite, handwritten: 13/17
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Antonia Paepcke DuBrul Fund
Accession Year
1989
Object Number
1989.58.7
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Depicts the silhouette of Lübeck's Holsten Gate (Holstentor).
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