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Study for the etching Beim Dengeln (Sharpening the Scythe)
Study for the etching Beim Dengeln (Sharpening the Scythe)
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1905
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Charcoal And White Chalk
Dimensions:
Sheet: 522 x 375 mm (20 9/16 x 14 3/4 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1960.53
Acquisition Date:
1960-01-18
Credit Line:

Anonymous gift in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Del Norte Winning

Exhibition History:

Monterey Peninsula Chapter, American Federation of Arts 3 rd Annual Collector's Show, Feb 1964; Stanford University Museum of Art "Kath Kollwitz" 19 Nov 1974 - 19 January 1975, Univ cat #22; Fine Arts Galleries, Cal. St. Long Beach "Kathe Kollwitz -- Jake Zetlin:The Early Years:, 26 Nov - 19 Dec 1979, cat. 14c, p. 46; Recent Acquisitions Exhibition, CPLH, 3 Dec 1960 - 8 Jan 1961. German Expressionist Prints and Drawings, CPLH, Feb 24 - June 3, 1979; CPLH, Kathe Kollwitz: Prints and Drawings, 5 Aug - 5 Nov 1989.

A peasant woman holds the back face of a scythe blade against her mouth.