Gesehen am Steilhang von Cléry-sur-Somme (Seen in a Trench near Cléry-sur-Somme), plate 28 from a set of 50, Radierwerk VI "Der Krieg" (War)

Otto Dix, German, 1891 - 1969



Etching, drypoint and aquatint on Kupferdruck paper


Plate: 10 1/16 × 7 1/2 in. (25.5 × 19.1 cm)

Sheet: 18 3/4 × 14 in. (47.6 × 35.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Jean and Adolph Weil Jr. 1935. Fund



Otto Felsing, Berlin


Karl Nierendorf, Cologne and Berlin


Europe, Germany


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Numbered, in graphite, lower left: 23/70; inscribed, in graphite, lower center: VIII; signed, in graphite, lower right: DIX

Course History

German Club, Winter 2019

ENGL 7.47, Tales of the Avant-Gard, Andrew McCann, Winter 2019

COLT 73.4, Violence, Ayo Coly, Winter 2015

ANTH 12.3, WGST 42.5, The Ethnography of Violence, Chelsey Kivland, Fall 2013

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 100, The Soul Has Bandaged Moments, Kensington Cochran, Class of 2020, Conroy Intern, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 6-May 16, 2021.

Published References

Otto Dix: das graphische Werk / herausgegeben von Florian Karsch ; eingeleitet von Hans Kinkel. Hannover : Fackelträger Verlag, ca. 1970. Barron, Stephanie, and Davis, Bruce. German Expressionist Prints and Drawings: The Robert Gore Rifkind Center for German Expressionist Studies, Volumes 1 and 2 of German Expressionist Prints & Drawings, German Expressionist Prints & Drawings, Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1989.


Hill-Stone, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2013.

Catalogue Raisonne

Karsch 97b; Rifkind 484 28

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