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Circus Rider

1931
Rolf Nesch (German, 1893–1951)


Dimensions

Platemark (trimmed at bottom): 53.1 x 40.2 cm (20 7/8 x 15 13/16 in.) Sheet: 54.2 x 45.8 cm (21 5/16 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1406

Medium or Technique

Drypoint and aquatint with plate tone, proof with hand additions in brush and black paint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, l.l.: Nesch 1931/ Bemahlung(?) über (?) druck

Provenance

July 1985, sold by Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, Germany to Lois B. Torf, Weston, MA; 2012, year-end gift of Torf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Lois B. Torf in honor of Clifford S. Ackley