Hansaflotte (Hanseatic Fleet ; Fleet of 17th Century Galleons), plate 23 from Deutsche Graphiker der Gegenwart (German Printmakers of Our Time)

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


1918; published 1920

Woodcut on wove paper


Image: 6 3/8 × 8 9/16 in. (16.2 × 21.8 cm)

Sheet: 9 1/2 × 12 11/16 in. (24.2 × 32.2 cm)

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



Klinkhardt & Biermann, Leipzig


Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, lower center: 75-25-26 CK $7.50; printed, in black ink, on reverse, center right [printed up right side]: FEININGER: Hansaflotte. Holzschnitt

Exhibition History

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

German Expressionist Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 4-May 25, 1975.

The Machine In the Garden: Cubist Art from the Hood Collection, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 26-August 24, 1986.

Publication History

Leona E. Prasse, Lyonel Feininger: His Graphic Work, Cleveland: The Cleveland Museum of Art, 1972, p. 172.


Ferdinand Roten Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland; sold to present collection, 1955.

Catalogue Raisonne

Feininger: 18104; Prasse (1972): W115;

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