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George GROSZ

Germany 1893 – 1959

  • United States

"Das Recht wohnet beim Überwältiger" ["Right is with the strongest"] 1921-22 Description: (J. Schiller, Raubern Act I, Scene 1)

Collection Title: the portfolio Die Rauber [The robbers], 1922
Title Notes: The Robbers is a portfolio of nine prints, plus title sheet.
Page: 10
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: Berlin
Date Published: 1922

Edition Notes: The binding for the portfolio is half silk. Printed by Herman Birkholz.
Primary Insc: pencil l.r. GROSZ pencil l.l. 9 stamp, pen and ink verso l.r.c 7/86/1 (estate stamp)
Dimensions: 50.2 h x 38.2 w cm 72.2 h x 51.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Dückers(1971),MV9
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1069.10
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