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My German Trip: "I show you the real Berlin . . ."

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Warrington Colescott, My German Trip: "I show you the real Berlin . . .", 1992, aquatint, etching, and letterpress on paper, Gift of the artist, © Warrington Colescott, 1999.35.6E

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Title

My German Trip: "I show you the real Berlin . . ."

Related Titles

series (original language): My German Trip

Artist

Warrington Colescott (American, born 1921)

Date

1992

Medium

aquatint, etching, and letterpress on paper

Edition

artist's proof

Catalogue Raisonné

Chapin 304

Dimensions (H x W x D)

plate: 8 7/8 in x 11 15/16 in; sheet: 14 in x 21 in

Inscriptions & Markings

signature/maker's mark: yes

Collection Area

Graphic Arts

Category

Books, Portfolios, and Manuscripts

Prints

Object Type

portfolio

intaglio print

Culture

American

Credit Line

Gift of the artist

Accession Number

1999.35.6E

Copyright

© Warrington Colescott

Terms

aquatint

etching

paper

Description

Caption reads: "I show you the real Berlin, the underbelly," said George Grosz, and he did not exaggerate. We went to / the most sickening cafe entertainments, probably an accurate reflection of this decadent period. The wit / was vulgar and bitter, and was hugely enjoyed by my artist guide.

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