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Big Iron Fist, Germany

Artist:
Anselm Kiefer (German, born Donaueschingen, 1945)
Date:
ca. 1980–81
Medium:
Gouache and acrylic on photograph
Dimensions:
33 x 23 1/8in. (83.8 x 58.7cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.14.37
Rights and Reproduction:
© Anselm Kiefer
Not on view
Inscription: Titled (across bottom edge): Große Eisenfaust Deutschland; Inscribed (along left side): für CHLEBNiKOW(for Khlebnikov]; signed (L.R.): Kiefer
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Anselm Kiefer: Works on Paper in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," December 15, 1998–March 21, 1999, no. 43.

Nan Rosenthal in "Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 1994–1995." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 53 (Autumn 1995), p. 68.

Nan Rosenthal. Anselm Kiefer: Works on Paper in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1998, pp. 98–100, no. 43, ill. (color) and frontispiece (color).



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