For Immediate Release: For Immediate Release: “We have opened the vaults for the 2017 Print Fair!”, reports Director Claudia Worthington Hess. Rarely seen, important and exciting works are on offer. Highlights include a superb self-portrait drawing from 1912 by Egon Schiele accompanied by a bronze self-portrait head.
A brilliant and exuberant later Karl Schmidt Rottluff drawing: Landscape on the Baltic- Siersdork) is sure to be a favorite. The intimate yet powerful “Pair at the table, self-portrait with Maschka, drinking Absinth” by Otto Mueller comes from a private collection and has not been shown in decades. Only two examples of this state are known.
Otto Lange works are very rare to market and we will offer “Sinnliche Begierde” (Lustful Desire) very large size color woodcut in superb condition, printed by the artist himself and in an edition up to only five.
Finally, museum quality works by Beckmann, Dix, Kollwitz, Klee, Feininger, Kandinsky, Marc and Meidner will show how the themes of immigration, grappling with self, surroundings and world events still ring very true today!