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Collection

Lyonel Feininger

(United States of America, Germany, United States of America 17 Jul 1871 – 13 Jan 1956)

Title
A square rigger, with American flag: becalmed
Year
1934
Media categories
Drawing, Watercolour
Materials used
pen and ink and watercolour
Dimensions

17.1 x 18.6 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l. sheet, ink "Feininger". Dated l.r. sheet, ink "10 10 34".
Credit
Purchased 1979
Accession number
425.1979
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Nicholas Draffin, Two masters of the Weimar Bauhaus: Lyonel Feininger, Ludwig Hirschfeld Mack, Sydney, 1974, 32 (illus.). cat.no. 28

Nicolas Draffin, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Prints and Drawings - Australia, European and American', pg. 47-66, Sydney, 1981, 54. cat.no. 12

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

Exhibition history (4)

Two masters of the Weimar Bauhaus: Lyonel Feininger, Ludwig Hirschfeld Mack:

Three years on: acquisitions 1978-81, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Oct 1981–01 Dec 1981

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