Crouching Woman (Hockende)

Block cut 1913, printed 1914, published 1921


Catalogue Raisonné

Dube H.263 II A

Dimensions

Block (irregular): 42.2 x 31.1 cm (16 5/8 x 12 1/4 in.) Sheet: 58.8 x 45.7 cm (23 1/8 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

2001.141

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Block cut in 1913. This impression is a proof of the second state on off-white wove paper (blotting paper) pulled in 1914, before the edition of 40 printed in 1921. (The editioned prints were signed by the printer, Voigt, at lower left and Heckel at lower right.)

Inscription

In graphite, l.r.: Erich Heckel 14

Provenance

South German private collection; in 1970s to Galerie Glöckner, Cologne, Germany; purchase March 2001

Credit Line

Print and Drawing Curator's Discretionary Fund

Copyright

© Erich Heckel Estate, D-78343 Hemmenhofen