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Man and Woman

A work made of charcoal, with stumping and erasing, on cream laid paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

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  • A work made of charcoal, with stumping and erasing, on cream laid paper.

Date:

c. 1919

Artist:

Käthe Kollwitz
German, 1867-1945

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Käthe Kollwitz

Title

Man and Woman

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1914–1924

Medium

Charcoal, with stumping and erasing, on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower right, in charcoal: "Kollwitz"; inscribed, lower left, in graphite: "EC"

Dimensions

48.3 × 33.5 cm (19 1/16 × 13 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1998.705

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

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