Brücke 1909: Schmidt-Rottluff (Brücke Portfolio Cover)

1909
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (German, 1880–1938)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dube H.706

Dimensions

Block: 39.8 x 29.8 cm (15 11/16 x 11 3/4 in.) Sheet (folded): 55.5 x 41.3 cm (21 7/8 x 16 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2016.783

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, printed in brick red on heavy wove paper (folded portfolio cover)

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Probably around 1960s/1970s, acquired by LeRoy E. Hoffberger (b. 1925 – d. 2015), Baltimore; June 16, 2016, posthumous Hoffberger sale, Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, lot 315, sold to Susan Schulman (dealer), New York; 2016, sold by Susan Schulman to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 2016)

Credit Line

The Virginia Herrick Deknatel Purchase Fund