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LUDWIG MEIDNER (1884-1966)
Bernstadt 1884 – 1966 Darmstadt (German)
Title: Street in Wilmersdorf, from: The Creators | Straße in Wilmersdorf, von: Die Schaffenden, 1913
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Dated Drypoint on Simili-Japan Paper
Paper size: 41 x 31 cm. / 16.1 x 12.2 in.
Image size: 17 x 14 cm. / 6.7 x 5.5 in.
Additional Information: This original drypoint is hand signed in pencil by the artists “Meidner” in the lower right margin.
It is also dated “1913” below the signature.
It was published in a total edition of 125 on thin simili-Japan paper for inclusion in the portfolio “Die Schaffenden” [The Creators].
It was published by Paul Westheim in Euphorion-Verlag, Berlin in 1919 and was the 6th sheet of the first year, fourth portfolio.
The paper bears the blindstamp of the portfolio in the lower left corner.
Other impressions of this work can be found in the important collection of the British Museum, London, High Museum and Art Gallery, Atlanta Georgia.
Provenance: Private American Collection
Reference: Söhn HDO 72704-6
Condition: Very good condition. Very pale, unobtrusive time-staining in the margins.