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
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.
Dube, Annemarie und Wolf-Dieter: "Erich Heckel - Das graphische Werk, Bd. II, Radierungen
- Lithographien", New York 1974, Cat. No. 336 III B.
Private Collection, Oakville, ON