Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Berlin Street Scene

Artist:
George Grosz (American (born Germany), Berlin 1893–1959 Berlin)
Date:
1920
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
20 3/4 x 14 in. (52.7 x 35.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Priscilla A. B. Henderson, in memory of her grandfather, Russell Sturgis, a founder of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1950
Accession Number:
50.113.2
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower right): Grosz 1920
New York. Forum Gallery. "George Grosz, 1893–1959," September 24–October 12, 1963, no. 25 (as "Berlin Street").

Berlin. Altes Museum. "Die letzen Tage der Menschheit—Bilder des Ersten Weltkrieges," June 10–August 28, 1994.

London. Barbican Art Gallery. "A Bitter Truth— Avant-Garde Art and the Great War," September 29–December 11, 1994.

Berlin. Neue Nationalgalerie. "George Grosz: Berlin—New York," December 21, 1994–April 17, 1995.

Düsseldorf. Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen. "George Grosz: Berlin—New York," May 6–July 30, 1995.

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart. "George Grosz: Berlin—New York," September 7–December 3, 1995.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "German Drawings and Prints from the Weimar Republic (1919–33)," July 2–October 31, 2004, no catalogue.

New York. Neue Galerie. "Berlin Metropolis: 1918-1933," October 1, 2015–January 4, 2016, no. 5.

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