Liegende (Reclining Woman)

Erich Heckel, German, 1883 - 1970

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1913; published 1925

Color woodcut on wove paper

Impression: 7 1/8 × 4 1/8 in. (18.1 × 10.5 cm)

Sheet: 10 3/4 × 7 7/8 in. (27.3 × 20 cm)

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

PR.969.57

Geography

Place Made: Germany, Europe

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, in graphite, lower left edge: Heckel. Liegende w.o.o. 259 IIB 1913

Course History

ARTH 2, Introduction to the History of Art II, Joy Kenseth, Marlene Heck, Winter 2012

ARTH 2, Introduction to the History of Art II, Joy Kenseth, Mary Coffey, Winter 2014

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

Exhibition History

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

Modernism: The Making of the 20th Century Vision, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 22-July 8, 1990.

Teaching the History of Western Art 1500-Present, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 27-March 11, 2001.

Provenance

Ferdinand Roten Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland; sold to present collection, 1969.

Catalogue Raisonne

A. and W-D. Dube, Erich Hechel: Das Graphische Werk, Berlin, 1965, no. 259.

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