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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Typ 765

Lyonel Feininger drawings for Peter Christen Asbjørnsen's Norvegische Volksmärchen


Drawings for Peter Christen Asbjørnsen's Norvegische Volksmärchen by American-born artist Lyonel Feininger.


  • 1908

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.1 linear feet (1 box)

Six ink and watercolor drawings for the color plates preceding p.1 and following pp.28, 32, 40, 192, and 216 in Norvegische Volksmärchen, gesammelt von P. Asbjørnsen und Jørgen Moe, eingeleitet von Herman Bang und Ludwig Tieck (Berlin: H. Bondy, [1908]).

Biographical / Historical

Feininger was an American-born artist who went to Germany in 1887 and returned to the U.S. in 1936.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

90M-39. Gift of T. Lux Feininger; received: 1991.

Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956. Lyonel Feininger drawings for Peter Christen Asbjørnsen's Norvegische Volksmärchen, 1908: Guide.
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