Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Bathers
  • Max Pechstein
    born: Zwickau, Imperial Germany (present-day Germany) ; died: West Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany (present-day Berlin, Germany)
  • The Bathers, circa 1920
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • drypoint, aquatint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 203 x 260 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 310 x 410 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 x 10 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/16 x 16 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift from the John and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0172

Black and white image of nude men and women interacting near a body of water. At CR there are trees and brush growing right up to the edge of the water. Ripples in the water and reeds are visible at CR. Sky is partly cloudy.