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Erich Heckel [1883-1970]

[From the Community Collection, a public trust in Agincourt, Iowa]

HECKEL, Erich [1883–1970]

“Der Richter” / The Judge

ca1963

woodcut / 6 3/8 inches by 5 1/8 inches / edition unknown

Considered one of Germany’s finest Expressionist artists, Heckel was a founding member of Die Brücke (The Bridge). This print titled “The Judge” may be a posthumous printing. Despite that possibility, however, it is an important addition to the collection, acquired during a trip to Europe in the late 1970s.

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