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Title

The prisoners

1908


Artist

Käthe Kollwitz

Germany

08 Jul 1867 - 22 Apr 1945


Details


Other Titles

Peasant war prisoners

The captives

Peasants' war: The prisoners


Alternative title

Bauernkrieg: Die Gefangenen


Date

1908


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching and prepared ground


Edition

Klipstein 98


Dimensions

32.5 x 42.5 cm platemark; 44.9 x 62.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Käthe Kollwitz". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9234


Artist information

Käthe Kollwitz

Works in the collection

11


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Nicholas Draffin (Curator), The bitten image: European etchings from the collection, Sydney, 1980, 16. no catalogue numbers

Nicholas Draffin, Prints in Germany 1880-1940, Sydney, 1989, 6. no catalogue numbers

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