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Head of a Peasant Woman

20th century
354 x 323 mm (13.9 x 12.7 in.)

Käthe Kollwitz, German, (1867–1945)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Soft-ground etching on heavyweight buff wove paper
State: First of five states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Marks: Unsigned
Bibliography: Klipstein 77; Schab 1984 (in DAC object file); see Schab catalog entry attached to original DAC card.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by Eleanor T. Schott in memory of her husband Henry P. Schott (BA Wesleyan 1936), 1984
Accession Number: 1984.4.1

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This object has the following keywords:
  • female figures
  • figures (representations) - Representations of humans or animals. [July 1998 related term added, "statues". December 1997 related term added.]
  • peasants - Use for free people who support themselves by tilling the soil, either as small landholders or hired laborers. For the social class comprised of these people, use "peasantry." For those in a condition of servitude under feudalism, owing services to a lord and commonly attached to the lord's land, use "serfs." [December 1992 descriptor added.]
  • women

  • sheet Dimensions: 354 x 323 mm (13.9 x 12.7 in.)

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