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Drawing for "Gretchen"

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Inscription

Graphite verso: "30862a"; "Design for Etching Schiefler [sic] 43. / Gretchen. / $125."

Signed

Graphite lower center: "Kollwitz"

Provenance

1953, with Gutekunst and Klipstein, Bern (Lagerkat. 48, no. 1070); 1953, sold by Gutekunst and Klipstein to the MFA for $125. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn.

about 1900

Catalogue Raisonné

Nagel/Timm 0148

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.1 x 31 cm (17 3/4 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.488

Medium or Technique

Brush and gray and black wash, heightened with white gouache on clay coated paper

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