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Klinger - A Love (Eine Liebe) (Opus X)

Image: First Encounter (Erste Begegnung)

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First Encounter (Erste Begegnung)

19th century

Max Klinger, German, (1857–1920)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching
Series: from set of ten etchings A Love (Eine Liebe) (Opus X)
Edition: 4th edition
Bibliography: Hans Wolfgang Singer, Klinger Oeuvre Catalog, cat. no. 158.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1965
Accession Number: 1965.8.1.2

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  • courtship - Endeavors to gain the attention, favor, or affection of another being, usually with the intent of establishing a relationship of further intimacy or marriage; the period during which such activities take place. [April 1994 descriptor added.]
  • flowers (plants) - Designates both the reproductive shoots of seed-bearing plants and entire flowering plants. [January 1995 descriptor changed, was "flowers"; alternate term changed, was "flower".]
  • gardens
  • roses
  • symbolism
  • women

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