"Marodenvisite" (Sick call) by Max Pollak

Marodenvisite (Sick call) by Max Pollak

"Marodenvisite" (Sick call)

Max Pollak

Title

"Marodenvisite" (Sick call)

 
Artist

Max Pollak

  1886 - 1970 (biography)
Year
1916  
Technique
drypoint in dark teal ink 
Image Size
8 x 8 11/16" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
not stated; presumed around 75 
Annotations
pencil titled; Friedl Pollak Collection stamp in lower left sheet corner; stamped on verso, "Made in Austria" 
Reference
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisc, accession number 52.20.7. 
Paper
thin ivory wovethin ivory similie-vellum wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
22621 
Price
Price On Request 
Description
An alternative title to this piece, included on other impressions, is "Sick Call in the Austrian Army Hospital". It's likely that this was created around the same time as his portfolio of wartime images titled Refguee Camp, Nikolsburg.