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Er Wird Es Nie Begreifen (He Will Never Understand), plate 5 from Ypsilon

A work made of etching in black on buff laid paper.

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  • A work made of etching in black on buff laid paper.

Date:

1920

Artist:

Georg Muche
German, 1895-1987

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Georg Muche

Title

Er Wird Es Nie Begreifen (He Will Never Understand), plate 5 from Ypsilon

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

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1920

Medium

Etching in black on buff laid paper

Inscriptions

Signed below plate, lower left, in graphite: “Georg Muche”; inscribed, lower left corner, in graphite: “Er wird es nie begreifen”; lower right corner, in graphite: “7”; verso, upper right corner, in graphite (partially obscured by hinge): “1 H...”; stamped lower right, in blue ink: “G Muche” and inscribed in pen and black ink: “d /7”

Dimensions

Image/plate: 14.7 × 9.9 cm (5 13/16 × 3 15/16 in.); Sheet: 31.3 × 25.7 cm (12 3/8 × 10 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

William McCallin McKee Memorial Fund

Reference Number

2018.62

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