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The Cushion (Martha Kurzweil Seated on a Sofa)

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l.l. (printed on large sheet), "'Der Polster', farbiger Originalholzschnitt von Maximilian Kurzweil" ("'The Cushion', color original woodblock by Maximilian Kurzweil") l.r. (printed on large sheet), "Verlag der Gesellschaft für vervielfältifende Kunst, Wein" ("Published by the company for duplicated/mimeographed art, Vienna")


PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 1/1/1904 [exact to year] Taken from Die graphischen Kunst: Jahresmappe des Gesellschaft fur Vervielf. Kunst in Wien 1903

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Supplement to Die Graphischen Künst: Jahresmappe des Gesellschaft fur Vervielf. Künst in Wien 1903

Der Polster



Sheet: 55.7 x 45 cm (21 15/16 x 17 11/16 in.) Smaller mounted paper: 38.5 x 30.5 cm (15 3/16 x 12 in.) Image: 28.5 x 25.7 cm (11 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.)

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Color woodcut on Asian-style paper affixed to larger brown paper


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