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Figurinen: Teil der Schaumaschinerie (Figurines: Portion of the Stage Machinery)

1923
El Lissitzky (Russian, 1890–1941)


Dimensions

Sheet: 53 × 45.4 cm (20 7/8 × 17 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1986.985

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph, titlepage from the portfolio, Figurinen (Figurines), ten plates portraying the characters for his electro-mechanical marionette version of the Futurist opera, Sieg über die Sonne (Victory Over the Sun)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, l.r.: El Lissitzky

Provenance

Year-end gift; accessioned by V/C January 21, 1987.

Credit Line

Gift of Susan W. and Stephen D. Paine

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn