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Bergsturz (Landslide), plate VI
  • Max Klinger
    born: Leipzig, Kingdom of Saxony (present-day Germany) ; died: Großjena, Weimar Republic (present-day Germany)
  • Bergsturz (Landslide), plate VI, 1881
  • Intermezzos, Opus IV (Intermezzi, Opus IV)
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching and aquatint with chine collé
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 396 x 274 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 594 x 418 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 9/16 x 10 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 23 3/8 x 16 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0100

Centaurs (half animal/half human) in a rocky landscape. One of the centaurs has a rock in his hand, poised to be thrown at a snake in the lower center. In the right background there is a body of water, trees and mountains.