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Symbole der Zeit IX (Trommler) (Symbols of the Time IX (Drummer))
  • Max Slevogt
    born: Landshut, Bavaria (present-day Germany) ; died: Rheinpfalz region, Germany ; active: Germany
  • Symbole der Zeit IX (Trommler) (Symbols of the Time IX (Drummer)), 1916
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 278 x 350 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 15/16 x 13 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 278 x 350 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 15/16 x 25 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2008.0019
Label Text

Double-sided sheet-

recto: grotesque nude male at C, holding leg as if a rifle, with another figure to his proper right, looking out, and a third figure beating a drum to his proper left.

verso (Grossmann): woman with infant-sized man in her arms