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An image of Reaching the stars by Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack

Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack

(Germany, Australia 11 Jul 1893 – 07 Jan 1965)

Title
Reaching the stars
Place of origin
WeimarGermany
Year
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
Accession number
DA13.1961
Copyright
© Estate of Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

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 South, 1989, 4.

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

Exhibition history (7)

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:

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: