Jörg ImmendorffWe're Coming 1983

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Artist
Jörg Immendorff (1945 ‑2007)
Title
We're Coming
Wir kommen
Date 1983
MediumLinocut on paper
Dimensionsimage: 1803 x 2294 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1984
Reference
P77012
Not on display

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Jörg Immendorff born 1945

P77012 We're Coming, from 'Café Deutschland' 1983

Linocut 1803 x 2294 (71 x 90 1/4) on paper, same size; printed by the artist and assistants and published by Maximilian Verlag Sabine Knust, Munich in an edition of 10
Inscribed 'Immendorff 1982' b.r. and '6/2' b.l.
Purchased from Galerie Sabine Knust (Grant-in-Aid) 1984
Lit:Jörg Immendorff Café Deutschland Gut: Linolschnitte 82/83, Munich 1983 (2, repr. in col., as 'Wir kommen'); Elizabeth Underhill, New Prints and Drawings, exh.cat., Tate Gallery 1984, (repr. as 'We're Here')

The 'Café Deutschland' theme emerged in Immendorff's work in 1978. The previous year as the Biennale in Venice, he had seen Guttuso's 'Café Greco' 1976 (Sammlung Ludwig, Aachen, repr… (read more)

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