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Blind Man
  • Käthe Kollwitz
    1867–1945
    born: Königsberg, Prussia (present-day Kaliningrad, Russia) ; died: Moritzburg, Germany
  • Blind Man, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • pencil on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 42.4 x 31.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 11/16 x 12 3/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 26 x 21 x 1 1/2 in
    Weight: 9 lbs
  • Gift of Ernest J. Bubieniec
  • Not on display
  • 1976.0083
Description

Drawing of barefoot man seated with back against wall and legs crossed. His hands are held together and placed under his chin. Text at LR.