George GROSZ

Germany 1893 – 1959

  • United States

Löwen und Leoparden füttern ihre Jungen... [Even lions and leopards nourish their young...] 1921 Description: (J. Schiller, Raubern, Act I, Scene 2)

Collection Title: the portfolio Die Rauber [The robbers], 1922
Title Notes: The Robbers is a portfolio of nine prints plus title sheet
Page: plate 6
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic photo-lithograph Support: rag paper
Impression: 30/100
Edition: 100 copies in three different editions, plus "club edition" of several hundred
Publisher: DER MALIK VERLAG, Berlin
Place Published: Malik Verlag, Berlin, 1922printer Herman Birkholz
Date Published: 1922

Edition Notes: The binding for the portfolio is half silk. Printed by Herman Birkholz.
Primary Insc: pencil l.l. GROSZ pencil l.l. 5 stamo, pen and ink l.l.c 7/82/3 (estate stamp)
Dimensions: 50.8 h x 38.6 w cm 69.2 h x 50.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Dückers(1971),MV5
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1069.6
Image rights: © George Grosz. Licensed by Viscopy