Cornelia Paczka-Wagner

Symbolist prints

circa 1899


Cornelia Paczka-Wagner (Göttingen 1864 - nach 1930)


Der Tod und die Ohnmächtige [Death and the Powerless]


circa 1899


39 x 61,4 cm

signed in pencil lower right: "Cornelia Paczka, geb. Wagner"

Excellent impression with wide margins.

Condition: traces of usage and stained along the outer white edge; several smaller tears in the edge and corners bumped; labels on the reverse; otherwise a well-preserved copy.


Kunstdruckerei Sebastian Malz (1873-1945), owner of a print shop in Berlin


Die Graphischen Künste, 21, 1898, p. 107 et seq.

Jay A. Clarke, "Cornelia Paczka-Wagner: Representing the Symbolic Self," Cantor Arts Center Journal, Vol. 7, 2010-2011, pp. 76-91.  This print, in particular, is reproduced as Figure 12 and discussed at pages 88-89.






Jack Daulton

The Daulton Collection