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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR52.408
People
Willy Jaeckel, German (Breslau, Germany (now Wroclaw, Poland) 1888 - 1944 Berlin, Germany)
Title
Adam and Eve
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1923
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/223663
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Soft-ground etching printed in black ink on off-white wove paper
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
plate: 15.2 x 10 cm (6 x 3 15/16 in.)
sheet: 27.5 x 23 cm (10 13/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: in graphite at l.r.: Jaeckel
  • inscription: recto, graphite, handwritten, l.l. (beneath plate): Probedrück
  • inscription: recto, graphite, handwritten, u.r.: 105
  • inscription: recto, graphite, handwritten, l.r.: 25
  • inscription: verso, graphite, handwritten, u.l.: 30
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, The Arthur Kraft Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. F.F. Beer
Accession Year
1952
Object Number
BR52.408
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

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

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