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The House (Das Haus)

1986
Matthias Mansen (German, born in 1958), Text by Hans Christian Andersen (Danish, 1805–1875)


Place of Publication: Düsseldorf, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 32.8 x 24.8 x 1.3 cm (12 15/16 x 9 3/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1986.733

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 24 woodcuts plus woodcut wrapper

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Düsseldorf: Wolfgang Wittrock, 1986) Folio; 6 ff. text, plus separately bound 24 ff. plates; original publisher’s pictorial wrapper (tan manila folder).


Düsseldorf: Wolfgang Wittrock, 1986

Signed

Graphite below colophon on wrapper: "MMansen 9/60"

Provenance

Wolfgang Wittrock, Düsseldorf, by whom given to MFA November 26, 1986.

Credit Line

Gift of Wolfgang Wittrock