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Peasant War print 7: The Prisoners

Käthe Kollwitz, 1908
Peasant War print 7: The Prisoners, Käthe Kollwitz
Peasant War print 7: The Prisoners, zoomed in
32.7 cmPeasant War print 7: The Prisoners scale comparison42.7 cm
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Peasant War print 7: The Prisoners is an Expressionist Drypoint and Etching Print created by Käthe Kollwitz in 1908. The image is in the Public Domain, and tagged The Peasant War. SourceDownload

The brutal and worrying end to Käthe Kollwitz’s series The Peasant War. After a bloody, and presumably unsuccessful revolution, the peasants are rounded up and bound, awaiting execution.

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