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Männerbildnis (Selbstbildnis)

Heckle, Erich (1883-1970)

Color woodcut

1918

Erich Heckel, Männerbildnis (Selbstbildnis)

Erich Heckel (1883-1970)

Männerbildnis (Selbstbildnis), 1918

Color woodcut

46.36h x 46.36w cm

Description

Dimensions:Plate: 464 x 328 mm.  18 1/4 x 12 7/8 in.  Sheet: 615 x 431 mm.  24 1/8 x 17 in. 
 

References: Dube 318 ii/iii, before the published edition
Signature: Signed in pencil "Erich Heckel" bottom right
Annotation:  Dated in pencil “18” in the artist’s hand bottom right, “Männliches Bildnis” in pencil probably by another hand bottom left corner
Watermark: Lion and JVZ
Provenance: Kornfeld (24 June 1983, lot 181); to
David Tunick, Inc., New York; 1985 to
Private collection, U.S.A.
Impression: Brilliant and early, with rich coloration
Condition: Excellent apart from some mat stain in the margins well outside the image, full, wide margins with deckle edges all around