13633 ("He is from Abyssinia …"), John Elsas
John Elsas
13633 ("He is from Abyssinia …")
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John Elsas

13633 ("He is from Abyssinia …"), 1931


Blatt
311 x 238 mm
Inventory Number
16852
Object Number
16852 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
13633 ("He is from Abyssinia …")
Draughtsman
Period Produced
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Monogrammiert und datiert unten rechts (mit der Feder in Schwarz): 20/8 // 1931 / JE; bezeichnet unten: Er stammt aus Abesinion / nachdem er gründlich / nachgedacht' / hat er den Krieg / nicht mitgemacht.
Captions Added Later
Verso bezeichnet oben rechts (mit der Feder in Rot): 13633
Verso Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356)
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 31A the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa)
  • 0 Abstract, Non-representational Art
  • 49L12 Roman script; scripts based on the Roman alphabet

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Last update

21.09.2022