Artist Käthe Schmidt Kollwitz, German, 1867-1945
Publisher O. Felsing, German
Title
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  • Losbruch (alternate title)
  • Brauernkreig (The Peasants' War) (series title)
Date between 1902 and 1903
Medium etching, softground etching and lift-ground aquatint printed in black ink on cream wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 20 1/8 × 23 3/8 inches (51.1 × 59.4 cm)
Sheet: 21 1/2 × 27 3/4 inches (54.6 × 70.5 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 30.78
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: K Kollwitz 1902
Signed, in pencil, within platemark, lower right: Kathe Kollwitz
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower right: DRUCK VON O. FELSING BERLIN
Inscribed, in plate, lower right corner of image: 1921
Inscribed, in pencil, bottom right edge: Kollwitz, Kathe "Incidents in the Peasants War" 1903
(Ernst Arnold Galerie, Dresden, Germany);
1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Uhr, H. Masterpieces of German Expressionism in the Detroit Institiute of Arts. New York, 1982, p. 136 (ill.).

Masterpieces from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat., Bunkamura Museum of Art. Tokyo, 1989, cat. no. 93, (ill.).