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  • Max von Recklinghausen
  • untitled, 1918–1919
  • Block Prints, drawn and cut on Linoleum and Wood, at Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, during 1918 and 1919, by Max von Recklinghausen.
  • Where object was made: Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
  • block print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 242 x 232 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 9 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2013.0066.15
Label Text

Exhibition Label:
"Conversation XVIII: World War I," Jan-2014, Stephen Goddard
Von Recklinghausen was a German prisoner of war whose prints originally served as illustrations for the Orgelsdorfer Eulenspiegel, a journal printed by the German prisoners of war at Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia.