Seven Woodcuts on War: The Widow II

1921
Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867–1945)


Catalogue Raisonné

Klipstein 181: Knesebeck 178, proof before I

Dimensions

Block: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.) Sheet: 35.2 x 44.5 cm (13 7/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

61.28

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, proof for the first state with hand indications of future work in white gouache

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite l.l.: 1. Zust Handdruck ; l.r.: Käthe Kollwitz

Signed

signed

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; 1961, bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1961)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen