Double Portrait of Two Men, ca. 1922

  • Ludwig Baruch Meidner, German, 1884 - 1966

Etching in black ink on cream wove paper

  • Plate: 8 1/8 × 6 1/4 inches (20.6 × 15.9 cm) Sheet: 15 7/8 × 11 1/2 inches (40.3 × 29.2 cm)

Gift of Gilbert and Lila Silverman in memory of Jean Holtzman

2010.88

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Men
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Suits
  • Portraits
  • Profile (figure)

Signed, in pencil, lower right: L Meidner

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 8/15 Inscribed, lower left, verso: 499 [circled] Inscribed: DOPPELDN [sic] MIT [...] MER Inscribed, lower right corner, verso: stick figure drawing of a bird

Gilbert and Lila Silverman (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA); 2010-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Ludwig Baruch Meidner, Double Portrait of Two Men, ca. 1922, etching in black ink on cream wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Gilbert and Lila Silverman in memory of Jean Holtzman, 2010.88.