Artist Ernst Barlach, German, 1870-1938
Foundry H. Noack
Title
  • Ecstatic Woman
  • Ekstatische Frau (alternate title)
Date c. 1920
Medium Bronze, cast in 1930
Dimensions 14 3/4 x 9 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.
37.5 x 24 x 16.8 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 70.211
Department European Modern Art to 1950
Not On View
Signed Right side: E. Barlach; left side of the base: E. Barlach
Marks Stamped on back at left: H.Noack/ Berlin Friedenau, 1/10.
Berlin and Dusseldorf, Galerie Flechtheim; New York, E. Weyhe (dealer) by 1937; Grosse Pointe Farms, MI, Collection Robert H. Tannahill
Buffalo, New York, Albright Art Gallery, MASTER BRONZES February 1937, cat. no. 166, il (as DIE KUPPLERIN)

Detroit, DIA, ORIGINS OF MODERN SCULPTURE, 22 January - 3 march 1946, p. 7 (as SCREAMING WOMAN)

St. Louis Museum of Art, ORIGINS OF MODERN SCULPTURE, 30 March - 1 May 1946, no 76 (as THE PROCURESS)

Schult, Friedrich, ERNST BARLACH: DAS PLASTISCHES WERK, vol I (Hamburg, 1960), cat. 122, p. 133 (ill.).

The Robert Hudson Tannahill Bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1970, pp. 121, 130, 141 (ill.).

Bostick, W. A., ROBERT HUDSON TANNAHILL MEMORIAL EXHIBIT, Grosse Pointe War Memorial, Sept 7-18, 1978, no 24.

Uhr, H., MASTERPIECES OF GERMAN EXPRESSIONISM AT THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS, NY: Hudson Hills Press in association with the DIA, 1982, p 34 (ill).