Max Kaus "Kopf" original woodcut for Genius
Medium: original woodcut. This striking Expressionist woodcut was printed in 1920 for GENIUS: Zeitschrift fur Werdende und Alte Kunst. This art and literary project only lasted three years, but was influential on German art and culture between the Wars and was a vehicle for the German Expressionists. Image size: 11 x 8 inches (290 x 200 mm). Sheet size: 13 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches (338 x 248 mm). Signed in the block (not by hand).
Condition: there is a spot of foxing in the margin (bottom left) and old tape mounts on the back (not affecting the image).