JOHANNES WOHLFAHRT – Blindenzug, 1933
Wood engraving
Sheet size: 395x290 mm
Image size: 280x215 mm
Edition: Size of edition unknown; scarce – Signed in plate
Procession of the blind (or, perhaps, The blind leading the blind). A mordant political satire for the year 1933, which saw the Nazis rise to power in Germany. Original woodcut by Johannes Wohlfahrt, signed with the artist's monogram in the block. Printed on cream wove paper by der Öst. Staatsdruckerei, Wien, for Die Graphischen Künste, published by der Gesellshaft für Vervielfältigende Kunst, Wien. Condition: Excellent.