lower right in black chalk or pastel: Kollwitz
Marks and Labels
Probably Ernst Heinrich, prince of Saxony; (C.G. Boerner, Düsseldorf); Robert and Chris Petteys, Sterling, Colorado, acquired 1982; gift to NGA, 1995.
- Käthe Kollwitz, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992, no. 33, as Self-Portrait in Profile Facing Right.
- Building a Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1997-1998, no. 118, as Self-Portrait.
- A Century of Drawing, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002, no. 1.
- Nagel, Otto. The Drawings of Kathe Kollwitz. New York: Galerie St. Etienne; Crown Publishers, 1972.
- Petteys, Chris. Dictionary of Women Artists, an international dictionary of women artists born before 1900. Boston, 1982: repro. as frontispiece.
- Fecht, Tom. Käthe Kollwitz: Das Farbige Werk. West Berlin, 1987: no. 11, repro. 7 (2nd ed. translated. by A.S. Wensinger and R.H. Wood, New York, 1988: no. 11, repro. 7 and cover).
- Timm, Werner. Käthe Kollwitz, Meisterwerke. Munich, 1993: no. 12, repro. section 1.
- Woman's Art Journal 15/1 (1994): repro. cover.
- A Century of Drawing. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002: no. 1.
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