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Auf den Schienen (On the Tracks), plate 8 from Vom Tode, Erster Teil (On Death, Part 1)
Auf den Schienen (On the Tracks), plate 8 from Vom Tode, Erster Teil (On Death, Part 1)
Artist:
Date:
1889
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching, Aquatint, And Drypoint
Dimensions:
26.3 x 18.8 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1986.1.193.8
Acquisition Date:
1986-12-01
Credit Line:

Gift of John Gutmann in memory of Walter Heil

Exhibition History:

Waking Dreams: Max Klinger and the Symbolist Print
Legion of Honor, Gallery 1: 02/28/09 - 09/06/09

A skeleton lies on a pair of railroad tracks in a barren mountain landscape.

A skeleton tied to railway tracks on a mountain pass. A border of ghostly faces.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”