Karl Weschke Tiger III 1953

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Artwork details

Artist
Karl Weschke 1925–2005
Title
Tiger III
Date 1953
Medium Woodcut on paper
Dimensions Image: 233 x 117 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1997
Reference
P78014
Not on display

Technique and condition

A unique woodcut printed in purple ink on white wove paper, with a pencil sketch on the verso. The purple ink has saturated the paper staining the verso, and the support is slightly discoloured. The artist's signature and date are inscribed in the margin.

Calvin Winner
March 1998

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