Jan Wittenberg prints for sale

Dutch, 1886-1963

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Calf (Kalfje) -  WITTENBERG

Calf (Kalfje)
Lithograph, circa 1920-30, small edition. 7 1/8 x 8 5/8 in. Signed and titled in pencil. Also, inscribed in pencil, "eigendruk" (hand-printed.) This is a fine delicate impression printed on thin China paper. The margins are probably full and the condition is quite good. Wittenberg was a gifted draughsman and excelled in woodcut, lithography and painting. He lived and worked primarily in the Hague and Dordrecht. His work is found in many museums including the Rijksmuseum, the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen and the Gemeentemuseum.
SOLD

Geitje (Kid) -  WITTENBERG

Geitje (Kid)
Lithograph, 1949, edition unknown. 11 1/2 x 15 1/8 in. Signed and dated on the stone. Signed and titled in pencil. This is a superb impression of the large work. The margins are full. The condition is very good other than for slight wrinkling in the outer margins here and there. Exquisitely rendered, this lovely print reflects Wittenberg's great skills as a draughtsman. Birds and animals were typical subjects and he was equally well-versed in the woodcut medium.
$900

Pelican -  WITTENBERG

Pelican
Woodcut, undated (circa 1925-, edition unknown. 15 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. Signed in pencil. A fine impression with full margins. Some thin spots showing on the verso along the sheet edges. Wittenberg produced woodcuts as well as wood engravings. He depicted animal subjects in a creative and often decorative manner reflecting to some extent the work of Samuel Jessurun de Mesquita.
$900

Two Rabbits -  WITTENBERG

Two Rabbits
Lithograph, undated (circa 1930-, edition probably about fifty. 7 x 9 3/4 in. Signed in pencil. A fine impression in fine condition. Wide margins.
SOLD


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