Mardersteig (Portrait of the publisher and printer of bibliophile works Giovanni Mardersteig)

1920
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (German, 1880–1938)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dube L.388 ii

Dimensions

Image: 61.8 x 51 cm (24 5/16 x 20 1/16 in.) Sheet: 79.5 x 55.3 cm (31 5/16 x 21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2074

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph from two stones, printed in dark green and ochre, with hand additions in green watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, l.r.: EL Kirchner; l.l.: Handdruck (hand-printed); verso, l.l.: Dr. M

Provenance

Private family collection, Germany (probably acquired directly from the artist or from his dealer); Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, 18 June 2004, lot 74; to Daniela Laube Inc. Fine Art; from whom purchased by MFA, 15 December 2004.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard