Reaching the stars
11 Jul 1893 - 07 Jan 1965
colour lithograph, black, dark blue, light blue, fawn and yellow on thin cream mulberry paper
Edition of 6
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".
Not on display
© Estate of Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack
Shown in 7 exhibitions
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1961, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Apr 1962–25 May 1962
Two masters of the Weimar Bauhaus: Lyonel Feininger, Ludwig Hirschfeld Mack:
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 04 Jul 1974–19 Aug 1974
- National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne 29 Aug 1974–06 Oct 1974
The edge of the world, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Jul 1985–25 Aug 1985
Prints in Germany 1880-1940, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Oct 1989–07 Jan 1990
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
Modern Times, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, 23 Mar 2009–12 Jul 2009
The Mad Square: Modernity in German Art 1910-1937:
Referenced in 4 publications
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.