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The Large Operation (Grosse Operation)

1914, published 1919
Max Beckmann (German, 1884–1950), Publisher Verlag der Marées Gesellschaft, R. Piper & Co.


Catalogue Raisonné

Hofmaier 081 VI Bb; Beckmann list 68; Glaser 71; Gallwitz 55

Dimensions

29.5 x 44.74 cm (11 5/8 x 17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.283

Medium or Technique

Drypoint on laid paper, printed after steel facing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printer: Franz Hanfstaengl, Munich
Published by Verlag der Marées Gesellschaft, R. Piper & Co., Munich

Inscription

Lower right, signed in graphite within platemark: Beckmann
Lower left, inscribed in graphite, below platemark: Grosse Operation

Markings

Lower left, stamped in blind -- mark of Verlag der Marées Gesellschaft, R. Piper & Co.

Provenance

Accepted as a 1997 Year-End Gift by V/C.

Credit Line

Gift of Dimitri Hadzi

Copyright

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