"I will root up from my path whatever obstructs my progress toward becoming the Master." ("Ich will alles um mich her ausrotten, was mich einschränkt daß ich nicht Herr bin."), from The Robbers: Nine Lithographs on Maxims from Schiller's "The Robbers"

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George Grosz (American, b. Germany, 1893–1959)
"I will root up from my path whatever obstructs my progress toward becoming the Master." ("Ich will alles um mich her ausrotten, was mich einschränkt daß ich nicht Herr bin."), from The Robbers: Nine Lithographs on Maxims from Schiller's "The Robbers", 1922
Offset lithograph
image: 22 11/16 × 16 3/4 in. (57.63 × 42.55 cm) sheet: 27 1/2 × 20 1/16 in. (69.85 × 50.96 cm)
Marcia and Granvil Specks Collection M2000.319.1
Photo credit: Michael Tropea
© Estate of George Grosz/Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not Currently on View

Publication History
D'Alessandro, Stephanie. German Expressionist Prints: The Specks Collection. New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2004, p123; cat. 123, color illus. p. 123.
Exhibition History
Defiance, Despair, Desire: German Expressionist Prints from the Specks Collection, Milwaukee Art Museum, January 17–March 14, 2004; Carnegie Museum of Art, June 12–August 8, 2004.

Stark Impressions 81; Print Portfolio 7a; Cincinnati 80


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