Artist Lovis Corinth, German, 1858-1925
Title
  • Death and the Artist
  • Tod und Künstler (alternate title)
  • Totentanz | Dance of Death (series title)
Date 1922
Medium soft-ground etching and drypoint printed in black ink on cream laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 1/2 × 7 1/8 inches (24.1 × 18.1 cm)
Sheet: 13 3/4 × 9 3/4 inches (34.9 × 24.8 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Lee and Tina Hills Graphic Arts Fund
Accession Number 2007.150
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, lower right: Lovis Corinth
Marks Watermark: VAN GEL(DER)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper right: Tod & Künstler
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 38/95
2007-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Sojka, Nancy. "Self-Portraiture: Reflections on Lovis Corinth." Bulletin of the DIA: PORTRAITS 83, 1/4 (2009): 64, 67.