© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.1
People
Max Beckmann, German (Leipzig, Germany 1884 - 1950 New York, N.Y., USA)
Title
Adam and Eve
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1917
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Drypoint printed in black ink on off-white wove paper
Technique
Drypoint
Dimensions
plate: 23.2 x 17.2 cm (9 1/8 x 6 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: in graphite at l.r. (German script): Beckmann
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
III
Edition
I.B.Neumann, Berlin, 1918
Standard Reference Number
Hofmaier 110, III B
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Purchase through the generosity of the Hycliff Foundation, Essex Street Associates, Paul Köser and Monika Rach, the Irving and Charlotte Rabb Charitable Foundation, Milan and Dorothy Heath, Detlev and Dorothy Vagts, Charles Deknatel, David L. Fishman, and Daniel M. and Lydia F. Kimball, in honor of James Cuno
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.1
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.
Publication History

James Hofmaier, Max Beckmann. Catalogue raisonné of his Prints: Volume 1: Numbers 1-179, Gallery Kornfeld (Bern, Switzerland, 1990), cat. no. 110

Peter Nisbet and Joseph Koerner, The Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, ed. Peter Nisbet, Harvard University Art Museums and Scala Publishers Ltd. (Cambridge, MA and London, England, 2007), p. 81

Exhibition History

Adam and Eve, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/01/2018 - 01/06/2019

This record has been reviewed by the curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of Modern and Contemporary Art at am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu