‘Known as: Verfolgter centaur.’
line and aquatint etching on wove (vellin) paper.
Sheet size: 48 x 30,5 cm. (18,9 x 12 inch). Image size: 37,5 x 16,3 cm. (14,8 x 6,4 inch).
Plate III from ‘Intermezzi, Opus IV’. Published by Theodor Stoefer, Nuremberg, 1881. Ref: Singer 54.
Made by ‘Max Klinger’ after own design. Max Klinger (1857-1920) was a German symbolist painter, sculptor, printmaker, and writer. He was a skilled and imaginative artist and is considered by many a major link between the symbolist and metaphysical and surrealist movements.
Condition: Good, given age. Light soiling. Faint staining at left. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: CENTAUR CHASED-NUDE MALES-HORSEBACK