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Title

The snake woman

1921


Artist

Max Beckmann

Germany

12 Feb 1884 - 27 Dec 1950


About

Plate 10 of the 'Der Jahrmarkt' portfolio of ten drypoints.


Details


Alternative title

Die Schlangendame


Date

1921


Media category

Print


Materials used

drypoint


Edition

ii of 2; edition of 75 proofs with blindstamp of Marées Gesellschaft


Dimensions

28.7 x 25.3 cm platemark; 54.0 x 38.6 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Max Beckman". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1989


Location

Not on display


Accession number

306.1989


Artist information

Max Beckmann

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Nicholas Draffin, Prints in Germany 1880-1940, Sydney, 1989, 3.

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

Jacqueline Strecker (Editor), The mad square: modernity in German art 1910-37, Sydney, 2011, 202 (illus.).