The Pimps of Death

A work made of lithograph in black on ivory laid paper.

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  • A work made of lithograph in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1919, published 1920

Artist:

George Grosz
American, born Germany, 1893-1959

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Artist

George Grosz

Title

The Pimps of Death

Origin

Germany

Date

1919

Medium

Lithograph in black on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Signed "Groff / 1919" on stone, ll, beside image. Inscribed "LES MAQUERAUX DE LA MORT ZUHÄLTER DES TODES THE PIMPS OF DEATH" on stone, ll to lr, below image.

Dimensions

385 × 302 mm (image/plate); 478 × 389 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph R. Shapiro

Reference Number

1956.621

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