5 May 2004
Kathe Kollwitz (1867-1945)
signed and stamped with foundry mark 'Kollwitz H.NOACK BERLIN' (on the back)
bronze with brown patina
Height: 15 in. (38.2 cm.)
Conceived in 1937-1938; this bronze version cast at a later date
Paul Kantor Gallery, Beverly Hills.
Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1973.
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A. von Heilborn, Käthe Kollwitz, Berlin, 1949, p. 87 (another cast illustrated; dated conceived in 1936).
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