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Die Kathedrale

1920
Kurt Schwitters (German, 1887–1948), Publisher Paul Steegemann (German, 20th century), Printer Edler & Krische (German, 20th century)


Place of Publication: Hannover, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Castleman, Century of Artists Books, p. 158; Schmalenbach 251, p. 80

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 14.5 x 0.3 cm (8 7/8 x 5 11/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.594

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with eight transfer lithographs, one with collage (including cover)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Hannover: Paul Steegemann, 1920) Octavo; 8 ff.; original publisher’s pictorial cover, with collaged label/seal (beige-colored manila folder).


Hannover: Paul Steegemann, 1920

Provenance

Ars Libri, Ltd., Boston, from whom purchased November 11, 1984.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund