Wandering Death, 1923

  • Ernst Barlach, German, 1870-1938

Lithograph printed in black ink on off-white japan paper

  • Framed: Image: 10 3/4 × 13 3/4 inches (27.3 × 34.9 cm) Sheet (irregular): 13 3/8 × 16 3/8 inches (34 × 41.6 cm)

Gift of Gilbert and Lila Silverman in memory of Jean Holtzman

2010.83

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Lithography
  • Japanese paper
  • Ink
  • Lithograph
  • Death
  • Walking stick

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in pencil, lower right: E Barlach

Blind stamp, lower left: Fritz Gurlitt Verlag

Inscribed, in pencil, lower right corner: 28-

Provenance

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

Rights Status

Ernst Barlach, Wandering Death, 1923, lithograph printed in black ink on off-white japan paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Gilbert and Lila Silverman in memory of Jean Holtzman, 2010.83.