"Let those swim who can—the heavy may sink!" ("Schwimme, wer schwimmen kann, und wer zu plump ist, geh' unter!"), from The Robbers: Nine Lithographs on Maxims from Schiller's "The Robbers"

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George Grosz (American, b. Germany, 1893–1959)
"Let those swim who can—the heavy may sink!" ("Schwimme, wer schwimmen kann, und wer zu plump ist, geh' unter!"), from The Robbers: Nine Lithographs on Maxims from Schiller's "The Robbers", 1921/22
Offset lithograph
image: 17 3/16 × 14 15/16 in. (43.66 × 37.94 cm) sheet: 28 × 20 1/16 in. (71.12 × 50.96 cm)
Marcia and Granvil Specks Collection M2000.319.8
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, p125; cat. 130 color illus. p. 125.
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 7h


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