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Head of a Violinist (Kopf des Geigers)

Erich Heckel

European Art

MEDIUM Woodcut on heavy wove paper
  • Place Made: Germany
  • DATES 1907
    DIMENSIONS Image: 7 7/8 x 6 in. (20 x 15.2 cm) Sheet: 11 7/16 x 11 1/4 in. (29.1 x 28.6 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Verso stamped lower left: "BROOKLYN MUSEUM/BROOKLYN, N.Y." in rectangle (Lugt 307b)
    SIGNATURE Lower left in block: "H 07" Signed, "Erich Heckel" lower right margin, in pencil
    INSCRIPTIONS Lower right in graphite: "E Heckel 05"; bottom left: "Kopf des Geigers" Verso lower left in graphite" "38.798"
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE By exchange
    RIGHTS STATEMENT © artist or artist's estate
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    CAPTION Erich Heckel (German, 1883-1970). Head of a Violinist (Kopf des Geigers), 1907. Woodcut on heavy wove paper, Image: 7 7/8 x 6 in. (20 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, By exchange, 38.798. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 38.798_bw_IMLS.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 38.798_bw_IMLS.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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