Amerika im Holzchnitt: Vom Rhythmus der neuen Welt (America in Woodcut: Rhythm of the New World)

Max Thalmann (German, 1890–1944), Publisher Eugen Diederichs (German, 1867–1930)

Place of Publication: Jena, Germany


Overall: 29.4 x 23.4 x 1.1 cm (11 9/16 x 9 3/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 24 photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Jena: Eugen Diederichs Verlag, 1927) 29.4 cm; [3 ff.] 24 plates [4 ff.]; original publisher’s half white cloth, printed cream-colored paper boards, original printed beige dust jacket, original beige cardboard slipcase.

Jena: Eugen Diederichs Verlag, 1927


After 1927, Walter Mitschke (b. 1886 - d. 1972), New York; by descent to his niece, Ethel Adams Waldorf; 1985, gift of Ethel Waldorf to her niece, Joan Brancale, Hingham, MA; 2009, gift of Robert and Joan Brancale to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert and Joan Brancale