Current Inventory by Max Pechstein

Am Ufer (At the Riverbank)


Max Pechstein (1881-1955), Am Ufer (At the Riverbank), etching and drypoint, 1920, signed in pencil lower right, with the blindstamp of Die Schaffenden lower left, Plate 9 from Die Schaffenden III, Jahrgang 1, published by Verlag Gustav Kiepenheuer, Weimar, 1921. Reference: Kruger R 116, from the edition of 125. In good condition, slight handling folds, minor soiling; printed on a cream/tan wove paper, the full sheet, 8 1/4 x 10 1/2, the sheet 12 1/8 x 16 inches. A fine impression, printed in black ink on cream/tan wove with  substantial burr on the drypoint work and with plate tone overall. […]

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Two Heads (Zwei Kopfe)

pechstein two heads

Max Pechstein (1881-1955), Two Heads (Zwei Kopfe), woodcut, 1922, signed in pencil lower right. Reference: Kruger 275. From the edition of 50. In very good condition, on a cream laid paper, with wide margins, 7 1/8 x 5, the sheet 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. Issued by Max Osborn in “Max Bechstein”, 1922. Archival matting. A fine impression. In the spring of 1914 Pechstein traveled to the Palau Islands in the South Seas, returning to Germany via Japanese internment, The USA and Holland. He was drafted and served on the Somme front, only to return to Berlin in 1917 […]

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