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Fest-Zeitung, 1888 Nov. 14, from the Alfred Vance Churchill papers regarding Lyonel Feininger, 1888-1944

Fest-Zeitung, 1888 Nov. 14

Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956

Item Information

Title: Fest-Zeitung

Date: 1888 Nov. 14

Physical Details: 1 drawing : graphite and ink ; 33 x 24 cm.

Description: Complex full-page cartoon depicting the facade of a building, with various people peeking out of its windows. An old man with a halo is seated in a throne on top of the building, a scroll at his feet that reads "Lukas Rex."

At the top of the image is the text "Fest-Zeitung", which translates as "festival newspaper."

Drawing is signed "Leonell C. Feininger fecit, 14.11.88."

Creator: Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956

Forms part of: Alfred Vance Churchill papers regarding Lyonel Feininger, 1888-1944

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Fest-Zeitung, 1888 Nov. 14. Alfred Vance Churchill papers regarding Lyonel Feininger, 1888-1944. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 12722