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Handlung (Action)
  • Max Klinger
    1857–1920
    born: Leipzig, Kingdom of Saxony (present-day Germany) ; died: Großjena, Weimar Republic (present-day Germany)
  • Handlung (Action), 1881
  • Ein Handschuh (Paraphrase on the Finding of a Glove)
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching, roulette
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 299 x 210 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 487 x 318 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 11 3/4 x 8 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 1/8 x 12 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0001.02
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A skating rink scene, with trees in background. Three people skating off to the left followed by a dog. The woman skating in the center has dropped her glove. A male figure (identified as Max Klinger) is skating in from the right to pick up the glove.