Marine, from Die erste Mappe (The First Portfolio)

Lyonel Feininger, American (active in Germany), 1871 - 1956

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1918; published 1921

Woodcut on thin handmade wove paper

Edition 125 (including 25 on Japan paper and 100 on "Bütten" paper)

Image: 11 × 14 13/16 in. (28 × 37.6 cm)

Sheet: 13 3/4 × 19 11/16 in. (35 × 50 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.952.2.7

Printer

Fritz Voigt, Berlin

Publisher

(Gustav Kiepenheuer) Verlag der Dichtung, Potsdam

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in graphite, lower left margin: Gedr. F Voigt [printer] / Lyonel Feininger [artist]; embossed, blindstamp, lower right margin: VDD [in hexagon; publisher's stamp]; inscribed, in graphite, lower right corner: 25-; stamped, in black ink, on reverse, lower right: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE / DEPT [OF A]RT AND / ARCHAEOLOGY; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower left: 2437.

Exhibition History

Cubism and Surrealism, Colby-Sawyer College, New London, New Hampshire, March 5-14, 1979.

Cubism and Its Influence, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 2-March 30, 1975.

Cubism and Its Affinities, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 9-September 5, 1976.

Publication History

Leona E. Prasse, Lyonel Feininger: His Graphic Work, Cleveland: The Cleveland Museum of Art, 1972, p. 153.

Provenance

Charles D. Childs, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1952.

Catalogue Raisonne

Feininger: 1862; Prasse (1972): W77

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