Karl Hofer

Man with Top Hat,


circa 1901


Karl Hofer (Karlsruhe 1878-1955 Berlin)

"Mann mit Zylinder" ["Man with Top Hat"]

circa 1901

woodcut on gray-brown wove paper

17,5 x 18,9 cm (24,8 x 32,5 cm)

signed in pencil lower right: "KHofer 1901[?]"

excellent impression with a margin

catalogue raisonne: Karl Hofer. Das graphische Werke (New York: Ernest Rathenau, 1969), catalogue nr. H 2 

One of only 17 woodcuts by the artist. Edition size unknown.

The Daulton Collection also owns six early etchings by Karl Hofer, all signed: "Feierabend," "Walker," "Allegory of Transience," "Standing Woman by the Sea," "Spring Day," and "Spring", 1899-1903 (Rathenau 6, 7, 9, 36 , 39 and 40).



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