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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR35.8
People
Ernst Barlach, German (Wedel, Germany 1870 - 1938 Rostock, Germany)
Title
Kneeling Beggar Woman, from the portfolio "The Head"
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: The Head
Original Language Title: Kniende Bettlerin, aus "Der Kopf"
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1919
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/225978
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodcut printed in black ink on off-white laid paper
Technique
Woodcut
Dimensions
block: 10.3 x 8 cm (4 1/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
sheet: 26.7 x 20.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: in graphite at l.r.: E Barlach
  • stamp: on verso at l.r., blue ink, English: PRINTED IN GERMANY
  • inscription: On verso, l.m.: 9670
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Schult 110
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Museum Purchase
Accession Year
1935
Object Number
BR35.8
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Prints and Drawings by Ernst Barlach, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge

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