Gelbhaariges Mädchen. 1919. Woodcut in colors. Gercken 1087. Dube H 408. Schiefler H 387. Inscribed by a hand other than that of the artist. Verso with the estate stamp (Lugt 1570b) and the hand-written number "H 387". From an edition of just 4 known copies. On yellowish wove paper. 34.3 x 30 cm (13.5 x 11.8 in). Sheet: 41,8 x 34,7 cm (16,5 x 13,7 in).
• From an edition of only 4 known copies. • Colors in strong impression. • Mentioned in the artist's Davos diary in November 1919. • Other color woodcuts from the same year can be found at, among others, the Museum of Modern Art in New York (Wintermondnacht/Martin), the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York (Junkerboden), the National Gallery of Art in Washington (Der blonde Maler, Stirner) and the Kunstmuseum Basel (Wettertannen).
PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate. Private collection Southern Germany (since 2007, priorly family-owned).