Seated Woman with Folded Hands

1905–06
Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867–1945)


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagel/Timm 0402

Dimensions

Sheet: 62.7 x 48 cm (24 11/16 x 18 7/8 in. )

Accession Number

61.1159

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and india ink; verso charcoal study of same figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Study for the poster “Deutsche Heimarbeit Ausstellung 1906” (Klipstein 93).

Inscription

Graphite lower left "285"

Signed

Graphite lower right "Käthe Kollwitz"

Provenance

Unidentified [German customs?] stamp verso. June 9-10, 1961, anonymous ("Sammlung P.H.") sale, Klipstein and Kornfeld, Bern (auction 103), lot 479. 1961, sold by William H. Schab, New York, to the MFA for $1,500. (Accession Date: November 8, 1961)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund