8 April 2009
Emil Nolde (1867-1956)
Der Landwirt (Schiefler & Mosel R 204)
etching with aquatint and open-bite, 1918, on van Gelder wove, signed, titled and numbered II.5. in pencil, a very good impression, probably one of only 12 impressions of the second state (S. & M. also records three impressions of the first state and 13 of the third, final state), the full sheet, with deckle edges above and below, very pale mount and light-staining, some pale unobtrusive stains in the margins, otherwise in good condition, framed
P. 217 x 265 mm., S. 605 x 455 mm.
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