Die Mutter (The Mothers) by Kathe Kollwitz

It belongs to a suite, 'Seven Woodcuts on the theme of War'.

Details

Medium:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
40 x 47 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,070 ( Total: £4,275)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Garton & Company

The subject matter and execution reflect the terror and bereavement resulting from World War I (in which the artist lost her son).

Provenance

American private collection; Garton & Co, Wiltshire.

Venue details

The Higgins Bedford Castle Lane, BEDFORD Bedfordshire MK40 3XD 01234 718618 www.thehigginsbedford.org.uk

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