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Tod und Künstler (Death and the Artist), Plate 1 from the portfolio Totentanz (Dance of Death)

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Lovis Corinth, Tod und Künstler (Death and the Artist), Plate 1 from the portfolio Totentanz (Dance of Death), 1922, etching and soft-ground etching on paper, Museum Purchase: Helen Thurston Ayer Fund, public domain, 51.260

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Title

Tod und Künstler (Death and the Artist), Plate 1 from the portfolio Totentanz (Dance of Death)

Related Titles

inscribed: Tod und Künstler

series (original language): Totentanz

series (translated): Dance of Death

translated: Death and the Artist

Artist

Lovis Corinth (German, 1858-1925)

Date

1922

Medium

etching and soft-ground etching on paper

Edition

proof impression

Dimensions (H x W x D)

plate: 9 1/2 in x 7 1/8 in; sheet: 11 7/8 in x 9 1/4 in

Inscriptions & Markings

inscription: [illeg.], graphite, lower left

signature: Lovis Corinth, graphite, lower right

inscription: Tod & Künstler, graphite, lower middle

title: Tod & Künstler, printed, upper right in image

Collection Area

Graphic Arts

Category

Prints

Object Type

intaglio print

Culture

German

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Helen Thurston Ayer Fund

Accession Number

51.260

Copyright

public domain

Terms

Dance of Death

etching

intaglio printing

intaglio prints

paper

skull

soft-ground etching

Description
History
Exhibitions

1991 Inner Visions: German Prints from the Age of Expressionism Portland Art Museum; The Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum; Duke University Museum of Art; Kalamazoo Institute of Arts; Tacoma Art Museum

2006 From Anxiety to Ecstasy: Themes in German Expressionist Prints Portland Art Museum

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