Hans Kaufmann (1862 - 1921)View Artist Biography
Prinz Heinrich Flug 1914
36" x 50"
Lithographed and hand-pulled using an antique German press. Printed on 100% Coventry rag, acid free water color paper. Two gods; one chained to earth by his ankle; the other develops wings and starts to soar and fly away. The earth bound god struggles to keep the butterfly winged god back on earth. The artist was a German painter and Illustrator. After the attendance of the college of arts and crafts in Munich and the academy of the forming arts Munich he became a teacher at the there lady academy. It painted Porträts, manufactured art-commercial drafts and illustrations (among other things for the flying sheets).