Luxury Design, Past & Present
Woodcut on brownish-gray laid paper. Monogramed ‘HMP‘ upper left in the block. From a part edition of "Almanach auf das Jahr 1920 Fritz Gurlitt". Published by Verlag Fritz Gurlitt, Berlin 1920. Good condition. The image measures: 3.15 x 4.02 in ( 8 x 10.2 cm ), the sheet: 8.03 x 5.83 in ( 20.4 x 14.8 cm ) The framed dimensions are: 12.2 x 12.8 in ( 31 x 32.5 cm )
Hermann Max Pechstein was one of the main representatives of German Expressionism and temporary member of the "Brücke" ( "The bridge" ). He mainly created figural motifs, some with exotic influence, still lives and landscapes.