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An image of The snake woman by Max Beckmann

Max Beckmann

(Germany 12 Feb 1884 – 27 Dec 1950)

Title
The snake woman
Alternative title:
Die Schlangendame
Year
1921
Media category
Print
Materials used
drypoint
Dimensions

28.7 x 25.3 cm platemark; 54.0 x 38.6 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Max Beckman". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1989
Accession number
306.1989
Copyright
© Max Beckmann/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Nicholas Draffin, Prints in Germany 1880-1940, Sydney South, 1989, 3.

Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers

Jacqueline Strecker (Editor), The mad square: modernity in German art 1910-37, Sydney, 2011, 202 (illus.).

Exhibition history (4)

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

Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Jul 1994–25 Sep 1994

Bauhaus and Expressionism: German prints and drawings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, 04 Mar 2005–15 May 2005

The Mad Square: Modernity in German Art 1910-1937: