Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Ort (Place)
  • Max Klinger
    born: Leipzig, Kingdom of Saxony (present-day Germany) ; died: Großjena, Weimar Republic (present-day Germany)
  • Ort (Place), 1881
  • Ein Handschuh (Paraphrase on the Finding of a Glove)
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching, aquatint
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 257 x 347 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 318 x 493 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 10 1/8 x 13 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/2 x 19 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0001.01

Scene is a skating rink, looking toward a wall of windows. A woman skates in at the right and catches the attention of several people in the room. Also a girl in the midst of a fall in the right half of the print.