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The Ridge Road, 1916

  • Gustave Baumann, American, 1881-1971

Woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Image: 10 5/8 × 9 5/8 inches (27 × 24.4 cm) Sheet: 15 3/4 × 13 1/2 inches (40 × 34.3 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase


Signed, in pencil, lower right: GB

Watermark: [illegible] (GLADBACH ?)

Inscribed, in pencil, bottom left margin: No=23 Inscribed, lower left corner: VI

1920-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Chamberlain, Gala, ed. In a Modern Rendering: The Color Woodcuts of Gustave Baumann, A Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 2019, pp. 112, 220-221, 583, cat. 59 [image is for an impression from the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe].

Gustave Baumann, The Ridge Road, 1916, woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 20.49.11.