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Self-Portrait

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite, lower margin, below platemark: N(ov? or nr.? 1 (l. of center); Lovis Corinth (l. r.), (and an illegible title in German script, centered, below these inscriptions) German customs stamp in purple ink on verso, u. r.

Signed

signed

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: Rampant Lion above 2 or 3 letters (W in center?)

Provenance

R.E. Lewis, Larkspur Landing, CA; from whom purchased by MFA. Nov. 20, 1996

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

1920–21

Catalogue Raisonné

Müller 485, II

Dimensions

Platemark: 19.4 x 14.7 cm (7 5/8 x 5 13/16 in.) Sheet: 31.2 x 25.9 cm (12 5/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1996.252

Medium or Technique

Drypoint with aquatint on cream, slightly textured laid paper

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