Death Grabs at a Throng of Children by Kathe Kollwitz

Black and white image, death is a skeleton in a cape flying down to grab two children while another child runs away in the background.

Details

Medium:
Lithograph (crayon)
Dimensions:
50 x 42 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,400 ( Total: £6,800)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Garton & Company

Provenance

Robin Garton, Wiltshire; purchased at auction, Hamburg 5 June 1996

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Chamberlain Square, BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 303 1966 www.bmag.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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