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Title

(Group of figures, "Ghosties")

circa 1950


Artist

Lyonel Feininger

United States of America, Germany, United States of America

17 Jul 1871 - 13 Jan 1956


Details


Date

circa 1950


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pen and ink


Dimensions

9.1 x 18.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l. sheet, ink "Feininger". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1979


Location

Not on display


Accession number

446.1979


Artist information

Lyonel Feininger

Works in the collection

133


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Nicholas Draffin, Two masters of the Weimar Bauhaus: Lyonel Feininger, Ludwig Hirschfeld Mack, Sydney, 1974, 37 (illus.). cat.no. 39

Nicolas Draffin, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Prints and Drawings - Australia, European and American', pg. 47-66, Sydney, 1981, 54. cat.no. 14

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