10 November 1999
Kathe Kollwitz (1867-1945)
signed and stamped with foundry mark 'Kollwitz H. NOACK BERLIN' (on the back)
bronze with brown patina
Height: 15 in. (38 cm.)
Width: 10 in. (26.6 cm.)
Depth: 16 in. (40.5 cm.)
Original plaster version executed 1937-1938; this bronze version cast after 1945
Robert Carlen, Philadelphia.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 6 March 1969.
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G. Strauss, Kthe Kollwitz, Dresden, 1950, p. 159 (detail of another cast illustrated).
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