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LYONEL FEININGER 1871-1956
1871 – New York – 1956 (American/German)
Title: Steamboat Odin | Dampfer Odin, 1918
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Inscribed Woodcut on Laid Japan Paper
Paper size: 19 x 25.8 cm. / 7.5 x 10.2 in.
Image size: 10.2 x 13.8 cm. / 4 x 5.4 in.
Additional Information: This original woodcut is hand signed in pencil “Lyonel Feininger” at the lower left margin.
It is also inscribed with the work number by the artist “1815” in the lower centre of the sheet.
Our impression is one of a small number of proofs printed by the artist and not published in a standard edition.
Other impressions of this work can be found in the collections of the Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, Museum der Stadt, Rostock and Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Weimar.
Literature: Prasse, L.E. (1972). Lyonel Feininger: A Definitive Catalogue of his Graphic Work: Etchings, Lithographs, Woodcuts. The Cleveland Museum of Art, 1972.
Reference: Prasse W. 19
Condition: Excellent condition. The handmade Japan paper with nicks to the left and right sheet edges, likely originating in the paper production.