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Death and the Youth (Tod und Jüngling)

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Death and the Youth (Tod und Jüngling)

20th century
237 x 177 mm (9.3 x 7 in.)

Lovis Corinth, German, (1858–1925)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Soft-ground etching on machine-made or mould-made laid paper
State: Only state
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: from set of five etchings Dance of Death (Totentanz)
Edition: 1922, Euphorion Verlag, Berlin 82/95
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower right: “Lovis Corinth”
Bibliography: Heinrich Müller 546–549, 551 for the set (1960).
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by Leon M. Selig (BA Wesleyan 1955) and Weedon Endowment funds, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.2.1.2

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  • allegory
  • death
  • youth - Use for people below the age of full maturity, generally 17 years of age and younger. [April 1994 lead-in terms added. September 1993 scope note added. August 1993 related terms added. November 1992 alternate term added. September 1990 lead-in terms added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 237 x 177 mm (9.3 x 7 in.)

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