Artist Käthe Schmidt Kollwitz, German, 1867-1945
Title
  • Charge
  • Losbruch (alternate title)
  • Plate 5, The Peasants War (series title)
  • Outbreak (series title)
Date between 1902 and 1903
Medium etching, soft-ground etching, and lift-ground aquatint printed in brown-black ink on cream wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 20 1/8 × 23 3/8 inches (51.1 × 59.4 cm)
Sheet: 22 × 28 3/4 inches (55.9 × 73 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Gilbert and Lila Silverman in memory of Jean Holtzman
Accession Number 2010.96
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, lower right: Kollwitz; in plate, lower right: Kollwitz, 1902
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Verlag Emil Richter, Dresden
Inscribed, lower right: Originalradierung von Käthe Kollwitz
Inscribed, in plate, lower right corner: 1921
Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower right: Verkauft | Jean | [illegible] | POUE.
Gilbert and Lila Silverman;
2010-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)