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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

Origin

Germany

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

343 × 278 mm (image); 366 × 312 mm (plate); 355 × 299 mm (primary support); 788 × 575 mm (secondary support, approx.)

Credit Line

John H. Wrenn Memorial Endowment

Reference Number

2000.419.1

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