Mänade. 1929. Bronze with black-brown patina. Braun 146. Plinth with monogram in ligature and the foundry mark. 76 x 56 x 20 cm (29.9 x 22 x 7.8 in). Cast by art foundry Noack, Berlin. • Expressive execution • A unique work in the artist's oeuvre • From the posession of the artist's family.
EXHIBITION: Fritz Klimsch Collective exhibition, Prussian Art Academy Berlin. Spring exhibition May/June 1930 (different copy).
LITERATURE: Hermann Braun, Fritz Klimsch. Werke, Hanover 1980, no. 19. Uli Klimsch, Fritz Klimsch. Die Welt des Bildhauers, Berlin 1983, illu. on p. 50. “It was the impression of a dancer who posed for me and suddenly stopped in her frenzy. That was overwhelming“. Fritz Klimsch in a letter to Gisela Vits in 1958 (quote from: Hermann Braun, Fritz Klimsch. Eine Dokumentation, 1991, p. 370).