Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Hubert Vogl, author
    born: Straubing, Germany ; died: Nuremberg, Germany
    Schwabacher Drucke, publisher
  • Wassergreulmärchen, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • woodcut, letterpress
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 300 x 212 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 11 3/4 x 8 3/8 in
  • Gift of Alfred Willis
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0030
Label Text

Exhibition Label:
"Printed Art and Social Radicalism," Jun-2002, Stephen Goddard
Vogl suggests the need to think of our children in producing a book about water pollution in a fairytale format. Translation of text: Acid rain kills the trees and organic life in the seas.