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Die Holzer (The Woodsmen)
  • Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
    born: Rotluff, Germany ; died: West Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany (present-day Berlin, Germany)
  • Die Holzer (The Woodsmen), 1921
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • watercolor, pencil on board
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 60 x 46 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 23 5/8 x 18 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • Not on display
  • 1955.0012

Abstract image of figure holding large saw in vertical position. There is a male figure standing below the other figure, holding the other end of the saw. There is a figure sitting on a bench in the lower left corner.