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Title

Dressing the hair

circa 1920


Artist

Emil Orlik

Czech Republic, Germany

21 Jul 1870 - 28 Sep 1932


Details


Alternative title

Bei d. Toilette


Date

circa 1920


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching and drypoint


Edition

7/30


Dimensions

18.4 x 13.2 cm platemark; 24.5 x 17.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Orlik". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1986


Location

Not on display


Accession number

289.1986


Artist information

Emil Orlik

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Nicholas Draffin, Prints in Germany 1880-1940, Sydney, 1989, 7.

Renée Free, Fin de Siècle, Sydney, Jan 1994.