Max Klinger

Verführung (Temptation)

etching and aquatint on paper

trial proof, third state, 1884


Max Klinger (1857-1920) 

"Verführung" ["Temptation"]


etching and aquatint on paper

41 x 21,6 cm (plate)

rare trial proof of the third state (before letters)

signed and dated in pencil lower left: M. Klinger. 10. April 1884

inscribed by the artist in pencil below: 3 Zustand 6 Druck. No. 4, Verführung.

The Daulton Collection

Singer (catalogue raisonne) 130 III

A rare trial proof of Plate 4 from Klinger's Ein Leben cycle, outside of The Heinrich Stinnes Portfolio owned by The Daulton Collection.


Jack Daulton
The Jack Daulton Collection
Los Altos Hills, California