Self-Portrait, Hand to Cheek, Max Beckmann
Max Beckmann
Self-Portrait, Hand to Cheek
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Max Beckmann

Self-Portrait, Hand to Cheek, 1916


Blatt
281 x 176 mm
Platte
172 x 114 mm
Physical Description
Drypoint etching on wove paper Second state (of III)
Inventory Number
SG 2941
Object Number
SG 2941 D
Acquisition
Acquired in 1949 from the collection of Ugi and Fridel Battenberg
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Self-Portrait, Hand to Cheek
Artist
Edition
Probedruck
Period Produced
Object Type
Physical Description
Drypoint etching on wove paper Second state (of III)
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Signiert, betitelt und datiert unterhalb der Darstellung links (mit Bleistift): Beckmann / Selbstportrait 15 No III; daneben gewidmet: Der schwarzen Kreatur Titti
Captions Added Later
Bezeichnet unten links (mit Bleistift): 17 [im Kreis]
Verso bezeichnet unten links (mit Bleistift): 1.
Verso Stempel der Städtischen Galerie, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2371c), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer
Watermark
  • Nicht vorhanden
Work Catalogues
  • Hofmaier 100 II
  • Gallwitz 77
  • Glaser 105a
  • Nicht in der Beckmann-Liste

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Departement
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquisition
Acquired in 1949 from the collection of Ugi and Fridel Battenberg

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown

Iconclass

Primary
  • 48C513 portrait, self-portrait of painter
  • 61B2(BECKMANN, Max)11(+512) historical person (BECKMANN, Max) - historical person (BECKMANN, Max) portrayed alone (+ three-quarter view portrait)
Secondary
  • 31D14 adult man
  • 31A25311 'caput manui innixum', head held in the hand(s)

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Last update

19.02.2024