The Cushion (Martha Kurzweil Seated on a Sofa)

Der Polster

1903
Maximilian Kurzweil (Austrian, born in Moravia, 1867–1916)


Dimensions

Sheet: 55.7 x 45 cm (21 15/16 x 17 11/16 in.) Smaller mounted paper: 38.5 x 30.5 cm (15 3/16 x 12 in.) Image: 28.5 x 25.7 cm (11 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

04.2079.3

Medium or Technique

Color woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Die Graphischen Künste
The Cushion (Der Polster) from the Annual Print Portfolio (Jahresmappe) of the Gesellschaft für vervielfältigende Kunst

Inscription

l.l. (printed on large sheet), "'Der Polster', farbiger Originalholzschnitt von Maximilian Kurzweil" ("'The Cushion', color original woodblock by Maximilian Kurzweil")

l.r. (printed on large sheet), "Verlag der Gesellschaft für vervielfältigende Kunst, Wein" ("Published by the company for duplicated/mimeographed art, Vienna")

Provenance

1904, purchased by the MFA. (Accession date: February 28, 2018)

Credit Line

Museum purchase