The Cathedrals, from The Transformations of God: Seven Woodcuts (Die Dome, Die Wandlungen Gottes: Sieben Holzschnitte)

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Ernst Barlach (German, 1870–1938)
The Cathedrals, from The Transformations of God: Seven Woodcuts (Die Dome, Die Wandlungen Gottes: Sieben Holzschnitte), 1920, published 1922
Woodcut
block: 10 1/8 × 14 3/16 in. (25.72 × 36.04 cm) sheet: 12 7/8 × 17 15/16 in. (32.7 × 45.56 cm)
Marcia and Granvil Specks Collection M2000.229.2
Photo credit: John R. Glembin
Not Currently on View

Publication History
D'Alessandro, Stephanie. German Expressionist Prints: The Specks Collection. New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2004, p. 65, cat.8, color illus. p. 65.

Union League of Chicago. German Expressionist Prints from the Collection of Granvil and Marcia Specks. Chicago: Union League of Chicago, 1989, cat. 2.

Heller, Reinhold. Stark Impressions: Graphic Production in Germany, 1918–1933. Evanston, Illinois: Mary and Leigh Block Gallery, Northwestern University, 1993, cat. 28.
Exhibition History
Defiance Despair Desire: German Expressionist Prints from the Marcia and Granvil Specks Collection, Milwaukee Art Museum, January 17–March 15, 2004.

Stark Impressions: Graphic Production in Germany, 1918–1933, Mary and Leigh Block Gallery, Northwestern University, January 13–March 20, 1994; Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 8 –June 26, 1994; Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas, Austin, September 9–October 30, 1994.

German Expressionist Prints from the Collection of Granvil and Marcia Specks, Union League of Chicago, 1989.


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