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Die Pest (The Plague)

Alfred Kubin-Die Pest (The Plague)-1904

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Die Pest (The Plague)
image: 20.3 x 32.5; sheet: 31.3 x 40.4 cm
Medium :
Brush and ink and wash, black crayon and gouache on Kataster paper
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Signed AKubin (lower right) and titled (lower left); with the Max Morgenstern Collection Stamp on the verso
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Artwork Details :
Executed circa 1903-04
Provenance :
Maximilian (Max) & Hertha Morgenstern, Vienna (acquired directly from the artist);Dr. Kurt Otte, Hamburg (acquired from the previous in June 1938) ; Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich (acquired from the previous in 1971); Restituted by the previous to the heirs of Max & Hertha Morgenstern in 2019
Exhibition History :
Vienna, Albertina Wien, Alfred Kubin, Handzeichnungen, Aquarelle und druckgraphische Arbeiten, 1937, no. 8; Baden-Baden, Staatliche Kunsthalle; Munich, Bayerische Akademie der Schonen Kunste & Vienna, Graphische Sammlung Albertina, Alfred Kubin, Das zeichnerische Fruhwerk bis 1904, 1977, no. 63 ; New York, Galerie St. Etienne, Alfred Kubin: visions from the other side, 1983, illustrated on the cover; Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, Vienne 1990-1938, L'Apocalypse joyeuse, 1986, n.n., illustrated in the catalogue (as dating from 1901); Munich, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Hamburg, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Alfred Kubin 1877-1959, 1990-91, no. 82, illustrated in the catalogue

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