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Day & Faber
London

A forerunner of Art Deco, Ludwig Hohlwein was one of the greatest poster artists of the early 20th century. While the ornamentation of Art Nouveau was still in fashion, Hohlwein simplified his compositions to the extreme, sometimes bordering on abstraction. He demonstrated a visionary modernism, dealing with …

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Signature
Hand-signed by artist, signed and inscribed: Ludwig Hohlewein / Munchen (lower right)
Frame
Included
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2019
GRAPHIQUES SANS PAREIL - La Crème de La CollectionOmnibus Gallery
VIVE LE SPORT - 100 Years of GraphicsOmnibus Gallery
EPIC VOYAGES - Not all who wander are lost!Omnibus Gallery
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Fox, ca. 1900

Pen and ink and watercolour
15 1/5 × 11 2/5 in
38.5 × 29 cm
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Location
London
DF
Day & Faber
London

A forerunner of Art Deco, Ludwig Hohlwein was one of the greatest poster artists of the early 20th …

Medium
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, signed and inscribed: Ludwig Hohlewein / Munchen (lower right)
Frame
Included
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
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