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Title

Reaching the stars

1922


Artist

Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack

Germany, Australia

11 Jul 1893 - 07 Jan 1965


Details


Place where the work was made

Weimar Germany


Date

1922


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour lithograph, black, dark blue, light blue, fawn and yellow on thin cream mulberry paper


Edition

Edition of 6


Dimensions

42.3 x 31.6 cm image; 58.1 x 42.4 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. below image, pencil "L.H. Mack 1922".


Credit

Purchased 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA13.1961


Artist information

Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack

Works in the collection

39


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1961 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1961, 34. cat.no. 57

Nicholas Draffin, Two masters of the Weimar Bauhaus: Lyonel Feininger, Ludwig Hirschfeld Mack, 'Ludwig Hirschfeld Mack', pg. 39-44, Sydney, 1974, 2 (colour illus.), , 40, 55 (illus.). cat.no. 55

Nicholas Draffin, Prints in Germany 1880-1940, Sydney, 1989, 4.

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