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Preface I, plate one from A Life

A work made of etching, with aquatint, roulette and drypoint in black and red ink on ivory china paper, laid down on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching, with aquatint, roulette and drypoint in black and red ink on ivory china paper, laid down on cream laid paper.

Date:

1884

Artist:

Max Klinger (German, 1857-1920)
printed by Otto Felsing (German, 19th century)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Max Klinger

Title

Preface I, plate one from A Life

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality)

Date

1884

Medium

Etching, with aquatint, roulette and drypoint in black and red ink on ivory China paper, laid down on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 34.3 × 27.8 cm (13 9/16 × 11 in.); Plate: 36.6 × 31.2 cm (14 7/16 × 12 5/16 in.); Primary support: 35.5 × 29.9 cm (14 × 11 13/16 in.); Secondary support, approx: 78.8 × 57.5 cm (31 1/16 × 22 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

John H. Wrenn Memorial Endowment

Reference Number

2000.419.1

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