Berchtesgaden: Land und Leute in 50 Holzschnitten (Berchtesgaden: Land and People in 50 Woodcuts)

Berchtesgadener Holzschnitt Büch'l (Little Berchtesgaden Woodcut Book)

Fritz Richter (Austrian, active in Germany, born in 1904)

Place of Publication: Berchtesgaden, Germany


Overall: 128 x 10.7 x 0.7 cm (50 3/8 x 4 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with fifty woodcuts printed in black and red

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Berchtesgaden: Eugen Richter, 1949) 13 cm; [24 ff.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored manila folder, green cloth spine).

Landscapes and scenes of daily life in Berchtesgaden.

Berchtesgaden: Eugen Richter, 1949


Susan Ward, Lexington, MA; her gift to MFA, 25 October 2006

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward in memory of John E. Ward