The First Day, from The Transformations of God: Seven Woodcuts (Der erste Tag, Die Wandlungen Gottes: Sieben Holzschnitte)

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Ernst Barlach (German, 1870–1938)
The First Day, from The Transformations of God: Seven Woodcuts (Der erste Tag, Die Wandlungen Gottes: Sieben Holzschnitte), 1920, published 1922
Woodcut
block: 10 1/8 × 14 1/8 in. (25.72 × 35.88 cm) smallest sheet size: 12 13/16 × 17 11/16 in. (32.54 × 44.93 cm) largest sheet size: 13 × 17 11/16 in. (33.02 × 44.93 cm)
Marcia and Granvil Specks Collection M2000.229.1
Photo credit: John R. Glembin
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Publication History
D'Alessandro, Stephanie. German Expressionist Prints: The Specks Collection. New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2004, p. 65, cat. 7, 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. 1.
Exhibition History
Defiance Despair Desire: German Expressionist Prints from the Marcia and Granvil Specks Collection, Milwaukee Art Museum, January 17–March 15, 2004.

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


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