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Erich Heckel (1883–1970)
Lot 97 Details
Erich Heckel (1883–1970), German
AM STRAND (AT THE BEACH), 1923 [DUBE H 336 III B]
Woodcut on Japon paper; signed "Erich Heckel" and dated 23 to lower right margin. One impression from the edition of 300. Printed and published by Marées-Gesellschaft, München with their blindstamp lower right margin. Condition noted.
Image/Sheet 16.1 ins x 10.2 ins; 41 cms x 26 cms; 18 ins x 13.75 ins; 45.7 cms x 34.9 cms
Private Collection, Oakville, ON
Dube, Annemarie und Wolf-Dieter: "Erich Heckel - Das graphische Werk, Bd. II, Radierungen
- Lithographien", New York 1974, Cat. No. 336 III B.
Heckel was one of the founding members of the Die Brücke. (the Bridge) art movement in Germany in 1905. Along with founders Ernst Ludwig Kirschner and Karl Schmidt-Rottluf and later members, Max Pechstein, Otto Müller, and Emil Nolde, they exhibited their works in over twenty shows.