Gebirgslandschaft mit See, Lovis Corinth
Lovis Corinth
Gebirgslandschaft mit See
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Lovis Corinth

Gebirgslandschaft mit See, 1922

aus der Serie Vorfrühling im Gebirge


Blatt
512 x 625 mm
Darstellung
316 x 425 mm
Inventory Number
67110A
Object Number
67110A D
Acquisition
Acquired in 1978 as a gift from Helmut Goedeckemeyer on occasion of his 80th birthday and in memory of his late wife, property of Städelscher Museums-Verein e.V.
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

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About the Acquisition

Immediately after World War I, the art connoisseur and bibliophile Helmut Goedeckemeyer (1898–1983) began amassing one of the largest collections of prints by Käthe Kollwitz. He supplemented these holdings with works of late nineteenth-century French and German printmaking, illustrated books by Max Slevogt, Alfred Kubin and others, and small-scale sculptures by such artists as Aristide Maillol. His collection ultimately encompassed more than 5,000 works. Goedeckemeyer’s close ties to the Städel Museum date back to the 1920s. From 1959 onwards, he and his wife Hedwig were members of the Städelscher Museums-Verein (Städel Museum Association). The City of Frankfurt acquired his Kollwitz collection for the Städtische Galerie (Municipal Gallery) in 1964. He made several gifts to the Städel collection of prints and drawings over the years, and in 1970 presented the museum with Honoré Daumier’s “Ratapoil” (inv. no. St.P391).

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14.05.2024