Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Self-portrait at Table
  • Käthe Kollwitz
    1867–1945
    born: Königsberg, Prussia (present-day Kaliningrad, Russia) ; died: Moritzburg, Germany
  • Self-portrait at Table
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching, restrike
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 172 x 124 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 380 x 269 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 3/4 x 4 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 15/16 x 10 9/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Burzle
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0326
Description

Interior. A woman, identified as the artist Käthe Kollwitz, seated at a table in a darkened room with a lit lamp overhead. Her stare is towards the viewer.