The National Museum of Western Art

update 03 July 2017

Currently not on display

Max Klinger [Leipzig, 1857 - Großjena, nr Naumburg, 1920]

<On Death, I >: Night

Date1889
Materials/Techniquesetching and aquatint
Size (cm)27.4 x 27.2 (image); 31.5 x 31.6 (plate)
Standard ref.Singer 171 IV
CategoryPrints
Collection NumberG.1982-0057
<On Death, I >: Night

Provenance

Carl Otto Beyer, Leipzig; C.G. Boerner, Düsseldorf; Purchased by the NMWA, 1982.

Exhibition History

1988
Max Klinger: Werke aus dem Besitz des Museums der bildenden Künste Leipzig und des Nationalmuseums für Westliche Kunst, Tokyo (Max Klinger: from Leipzig Art Museum and National Museum of Western Art), National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, 23 April 1988 - 19 June 1988, cat. no. 40-a
1989
[Tour Exhibition] Prints of Max Klinger in the Collection of the National Museum of Western Art, The Nagoya City Art Museum, 15 April 1989 - 14 May 1989, cat. no. 7-a
2000
Dance Macabre: from the late Medieval Times to the Present, National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, 11 October 2000 - 3 December 2000, cat. no. 26-1
2009
Iconomorphosis: Selected Graphics from the NMWA Collection, The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, 7 July 2009 - 16 August 2009, cat. no. 6

Bibliography

1977
Max Klinger (exh. cat.). Gaehtgens, Thomas W.; Pauseback, Michael, eds. Kunsthalle Bielefeld, 10 October - 11 November 1976; Universitätskunstsammlung Göttingen, 14 January - 27 February 1977; Kunsthalle Tübingen, 26 March - 24 April 1977; Museum Wiesbaden, 14 June -31 July 1977. [1977], cat. no. 94.
1981
Max Klinger (exh. cat.). 5 - 29 March 1981. Sapporo, Museum für moderne Kunst, Hokkaido, 1981, cat. no. 44
1984
Annual bulletin of the National Museum of Western Art. No. 17 (1982), 1984, Arikawa, Haruo. On the New Acquisitions 1982. pp. 8-11, Catalogue of the New Acquisition 1982. pp. 44-49, repr.

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