Rom, Spanische Stiege (Rome, Spanish Stairs) by Max Pollak

Rom, Spanische Stiege (Rome, Spanish Stairs) by Max Pollak

Rom, Spanische Stiege (Rome, Spanish Stairs)

Max Pollak

Title

Rom, Spanische Stiege (Rome, Spanish Stairs)

 
Artist

Max Pollak

  1886 - 1970 (biography)
Year
c. 1932  
Technique
etching and aquatint printed in colors 
Image Size
16 1/8 x 14 1/8" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
8 of 50  
Annotations
pencil titled, in lower left; also inscribed at lower sheet edge: "printed a 10"; bears the red FPC collector's stamp in the lower left; from the collection of Friedl Pollak 
Reference
No. 114 on the checklist of titles included in Pollak's exhibition at the University of California, April 3 - May 15, 1949 
Paper
unidentified cream wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
22553 
Price
$500.00 
Description
The Spanish steps were built at the beginning of the 18th century by the architect Francesco de Sanctis and is now one of the most famous parts of Rome. The 138 steps connect the lower Spanish Piazza di Spagna with the upper Piazza Trinita dei Monti which is dominated by Trinita dei Monti church.