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Inscription

lower left in graphite: Lyonel Feininger; lower left in graphite by unknown hand: X; lower center in graphite by unknown hand: 2021 / 1920-21 [partially erased]

Provenance

the artist's estate; (Associated American Artists, New York, 1964); Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1964; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
1964
Lyonel Feininger: Ships and Seas, Associated American Artists, New York, 1964, no. 72, repro
1981
From Craft to Art: Wood Engraving in the 20th Century, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1981, no. 13
1982
Modernist Watercolors, Prints and Drawings, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1982, no. 13
Bibliography
1972
Prasse, Leona E. Lyonel Feininger: A Definitive Catlogue of His Graphic Work: Etchings, Lithographs, Woodcuts. Cleveland: Cleveland Museum of Art, 1972. p. 211, no. W213.