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19th  &  20th Century Books & Prints

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Aus Der Tierlegende. (From the animal fairy tales).

Artist:Franz Marc.


Medium:Original woodcut.


Size:c. 20 x 24 cm. c.7.1/2 x 9.1/2 inches.

Condition:very good strong impression.

Description:Printed on the full sheet of slightly coarse pale cream wove paper c.34.5 x 26 cm. as published by "Genius" 1919. Signed with the monogram in the block, the only state. Franz Marc studied at the Munich Academy from c. 1900. He was co-founder of the Blaue Reiter Group in 1911 with Kandinsky. He was killed at Verdun in 1916. Most of his graphics depict animals and are executed in woodcuts. Ref.Lankheit 831 iii.1970.