F19 Uritescu-Lombard - GERMAN 232 - Introduction to German Film

Art related to the film M. (Fritz Lang, 1931)

George Grosz
A Dream
pen, ink and wash on off-white laid paper
8 11/16 in x 11 ¼ in (22.07 cm x 28.58 cm);14 ⅜ in x 19 ⅜ in (36.51 cm x 49.21 cm);7 9/16 in x 9 ⅛ in (19.21 cm x 23.18 cm)
Museum Purchase
Pen and ink drawing of nude woman, presumably dead or in the act of dying, stretched between floor and chair, with a man bending over her head and torso. In interior domestic space.
George Grosz
A Murder
pen and ink with watercolor on wove paper
7 1/2 in. x 8 1/2 in. ( 19.05 cm x 21.59 cm )
Gift of the Ernst Pulgram and Frances McSparran Collection
George Grosz
The Hero (Der Held)
lithograph on paper
12 3/4 x 8 13/16 in. (32.23 x 22.38 cm);21.9 x 17.9 in. (55.72 x 45.56 cm)
Museum Purchase
A sketching of a dour looking, mostly bald man standing with hands to his sides and feet pointed outward. To the viewer's right, there is an assembly of faces, bodies, and architectural elements climbing upward and into the background.
George Grosz
Der Zuchthäusler
lithograph on paper
28 ¼ in x 24 in x 1 ¼ in (71.75 cm x 60.96 cm x 3.18 cm);21 ⅞ in x 17 ¼ in (55.56 cm x 43.82 cm)
Gift of Virginia and Eric Stein
Erich Heckel
Before the Mirror
lithograph on paper
19 3/8 x 15 1/4 in. (49.2 x 38.6 cm);22 x 28 3/16 in. (55.88 x 71.44 cm);23 5/16 x 18 1/4 in. (59.2 x 46.2 cm)
Museum Purchase
In the foreground, a man and a woman carry a child as they move to the left of the page. The man carries the child's body, while the woman holds the childs head. The man's face is turned towards the left, while the woman's head is bowed toward the child. The man and woman are dressed in dark clothes, while the child is shown in white. The child's arm hangs limp. A crowd of children is gathered in the background, looking at the three main figures.
Käthe Kollwitz
Child Run Over
softground etching on paper
9 15/16 in x 12 11/16 in (25.24 cm x 32.23 cm);9 15/16 in x 12 11/16 in (25.24 cm x 32.23 cm)
Museum Purchase
Christian Rohlfs
color woodcut on paper
14 5/8 in. x 17 7/16 in. ( 37.1 cm x 44.3 cm )
Museum Purchase
A man clothed in pants, shoes, and a long-sleeved shirt sits at a small table with his hands folded. Part of a loaf of bread sits on the upper left corner of the table. The man is in a small room with a small, square, barred window high on the wall behind him. There is a toilet without a lid behind him to his left.
George Grosz
In Prison
ink on wove paper
18 13/16 in x 12 3/8 in (47.78 cm x 31.43 cm);24 in x 17 1/2 in (60.96 cm x 44.45 cm)
Gift of Herbert Barrows
Max Beckmann
The Big Bridge
drypoint | paper
Gift of Jean Paul Slusser
Max Beckmann
Figures; 'Gesellschaft'
drypoint | paper
Museum Purchase
A formal portrait of a man standing in the doorway of his studio. 
August Sander
gelatin silver print on paper
8 7/8 in x 6 1/8 in (22.54 cm x 15.56 cm);22 3/16 in x 18 1/8 in (56.36 cm x 46.04 cm);17 5/16 in x 13 7/16 in (43.97 cm x 34.13 cm)
Museum Purchase
This photograph show a man standing inside of a court house. He is fully dressed in a uniform, standing in a doorway.
August Sander
gelatin silver print on paper
6 1/16 in x 4 3/8 in (15.4 cm x 11.11 cm)
Gift of Maxine and Lawrence K. Snider


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