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Arbeitslos (Laid Off)
Artist:
Date:
1921
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 704 x 536 mm (27 11/16 x 21 1/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1960.72.43
Acquisition Date:
1960-06-02
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Funds from the Patrons of Art and Music

Exhibition History:

DeSaisset Museum, Santa Clara, Realism and Abstraction: German Art of the Twenties, 8 April - 12 June 1983.
Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, Ross R. DeVean Collection, May 15 - Aug 15, 1998.

Copyright:

© 2020 Estate of George Grosz / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY

A scruffy, working-class man holds his hat while his rich employer fires him while smoking and drinking.
Richly dressed balding man with cruel mouth; monacle; stands across small serving table; hat in hand; dejected; unshaven; collarless; one cocktail glass. ( ?)

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