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Ruf des Todes (The Call of Death)
  • Käthe Kollwitz
    1867–1945
    born: Königsberg, Prussia (present-day Kaliningrad, Russia) ; died: Moritzburg, Germany
  • Ruf des Todes (The Call of Death), late 1800s–early 1900s
  • #8 from "Tod" Series
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • lithograph
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 393.7 x 368.3 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15.5 x 14.5 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 25 5/8 x 17 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 650.75 x 436.56 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Gift of Ernest J. Bubieniec
  • Not on display
  • 1976.0084
Description
Literature

Figure in portrait bust length with right forearm raised and eyes closed. Hand touching person on right shoulder.