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Prosit Neujahr 1917 (Happy New Year), from Gesichter. Original Radierungen von Max Beckmann (Faces: Original Etchings by Max Beckmann) (Munich: Verlag des Marées -Gesellschaft/R. Piper & Co., 1919)
Prosit Neujahr 1917 (Happy New Year), from Gesichter. Original Radierungen von Max Beckmann (Faces: Original Etchings by Max Beckmann) (Munich: Verlag des Marées -Gesellschaft/R. Piper & Co., 1919)
Date:
1917 published 1919
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Drypoint On Bütten Paper
Dimensions:
Plate: 230 x 290 mm (9 1/16 x 11 7/16 in.)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1975.1.125
Acquisition Date:
1975-01-24
Credit Line:

Bequest of Ruth Haas Lilienthal

Several drunken people celebrate the new year by blowing party horns. A clergyman, a man in a fez, a sinister figure with an eye patch puff out their cheeks and pop their eyes intent on pleasure.