"Even lions and leopards nourish their young. Ravens feast their brood on carrion..." ("Löwen und Leoparden füttern ihre Jungen. Raben tischen ihren Kleinen auf …"), from The Robbers: Nine Lithographs on Maxims from Schiller's "The Robbers"

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George Grosz (American, b. Germany, 1893–1959)
"Even lions and leopards nourish their young. Ravens feast their brood on carrion..." ("Löwen und Leoparden füttern ihre Jungen. Raben tischen ihren Kleinen auf …"), from The Robbers: Nine Lithographs on Maxims from Schiller's "The Robbers", 1921, published 1922
Offset lithograph
image: 19 5/16 × 14 1/4 in. (49.05 × 36.2 cm) sheet: 28 × 20 1/8 in. (71.12 × 51.12 cm)
Marcia and Granvil Specks Collection M2000.319.5
Photo credit: Michael Tropea
© Estate of George Grosz/Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York
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Publication History
D'Alessandro, Stephanie. German Expressionist Prints: The Specks Collection. New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2004, p124; cat. 127, color illus. p. 124.
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.

Print Portfolio 7e; DePaul


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