Embrace, 1915

  • Lovis Corinth, German, 1858-1925

Etching and drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 7 1/8 × 6 3/8 inches (18.1 × 16.2 cm) Sheet: 13 7/8 × 10 1/2 inches (35.2 × 26.7 cm)

Bequest of Cleo K. Gruber in memory of Lester A. Gruber

F1985.58

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Lovers
  • Drypoint
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Man
  • Woman
  • Lithograph
  • Nude
  • Couple

Signed, in pencil, lower right: Lovis Corinth

Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower center (upside down): L. Schneider | new Cream mat fine

Cleo K. Gruber; 1985-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Schwarz, K. Das Graphische Werk von Lovis Corinth. Berlin, 1917, cat. no. 203, pp. 128-129, pl. XXIX; 1922, pp. 123-124.

Lovis Corinth, Embrace, 1915, etching and drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Cleo K. Gruber in memory of Lester A. Gruber, F1985.58.