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Max Klinger

(Germany 18 Feb 1857 – 05 Jul 1920)

Title
First encounter
Alternative title:
Erste Begegnung
Year
1887
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching and aquatint on cream wove paper
Dimensions

44.5 x 26.5 cm platemark; 61.5 x 43.5 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1981
Accession number
205.1981
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 212

Nicholas Draffin, Prints in Germany 1880-1940, Sydney South, 1989, 5. no catalogue numbers

Renée Free, Fin de Siècle, Sydney, Jan 1994. no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (5)

Max Klinger: Love, Death and the Beyond:

The edge of the world, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Jul 1985–25 Aug 1985

Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Sep 1986–23 Nov 1986

Prints in Germany 1880-1940, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Oct 1989–07 Jan 1990

Fin de Siècle: posters prints drawings from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Jan 1994–13 Mar 1994