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Title

Broken cross

1918


Artist

Erich Buchholz

Germany

31 Jan 1891 - 29 Dec 1972


Details


Alternative title

Zerbrochenes Kreuz


Date

1918


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut


Edition

rare early proof; possibly unique


Dimensions

38.6 x 29.2 cm image; 44.2 x 32.2 cm sheet (irreg)


Signature & date

Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "E B". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1990


Location

Not on display


Accession number

307.1990


Artist information

Erich Buchholz

Works in the collection

19


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994.

Anne Kircker, Erich Buchholz: the restless avant-gardist, 'Erich Buchholz: the restless avant-gardist', pg.5-12, Brisbane, 2000, 7, 46 (illus.). cat.no. 70