Artist Gustave Baumann, American, 1881-1971
  • The Ridge Road
Date 1916
Medium woodcut printed in color ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 11 × 9 7/8 inches (27.9 × 25.1 cm)
Sheet: 15 5/8 × 13 1/8 inches (39.7 × 33.3 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 20.49.12
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, lower right: Gustave [stamp] Baumann
Marks Watermark: [illegible] (GLADBACH ?)
Stamp in the center of the signature: [orange heart-shape device containing a spiral from which 5 vertial lines rise]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: The Ridge Road
Inscribed, lower center: NO 100/100
Inscribed, bottom left margin: No=24
Inscribed, partially lost when sheet was trimmed, lower left corner: (V)I
1920-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Chamberlain, Gala, ed. In a Modern Rendering: The Color Woodcuts of Gustave Baumann, A Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 2019, pp. 112, 220-221, 583, cat. 59 [image is for an impression from the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe].