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The Boy with Foxtrap II

Der Junge vor der Fuchsfalle II

1985
Gustav Kluge (German, born in 1947)


Dimensions

Sheet: 236.2 x 64.8 cm (93 x 25 1/2 in.) Framed: 247 x 76.5 x 4.8 cm (97 1/4 x 30 1/8 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.79

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, monotype printed on three sheets of Japanese paper

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed text, largely obliterated by image, on center sheet. Fragments of other Kluge woodcuts on the verso, right and left sheet: “Abigail bewacht ihren Mann” (Abigail Guards ger Husband); center sheet: “Steht ein bucklicht Männlein da … III” (There stands a little humpback man … III).

Inscription

In graphite, l.l.: Der Junge vor der Fuchsfalle 2/5; l.r.: Gustave Kluge 85

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia Herrick Deknatel