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Genesis: Creation of the Animals  II (Schöpfungsgeschichte II)

Genesis: Creation of the Animals II (Schöpfungsgeschichte II)

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Franz Marc

Franz Marc
(German, 1880 - 1916)
Genesis: Creation of the Animals II (Schöpfungsgeschichte II)
1914; published 1921
Color woodcut
9 7/16 x 8 in. image
Gift of Barbara Mackey Kaerwer
Accession No.


1966, sold by auction house (Germany) to Barbara Mackey Kaerwer (Eden Prairie, MN); 2017, gifted to the Chazen Museum of Art

  • Red River Art Center, The. "The Northern Spirit, German Expressionist Prints from The Minneapolis Institute of Arts and A Private Collection." Moorehead, MN: The Red River Art Center, 1973. no. 51
  • Elvehjem Art Center. "Expressionist Prints: The Kaerwer Collection." Madison: Elvehjem Art Center, 1972. pp. 10, forward, no. 29
  • Elvehjem Museum of Art. "The Graphic Image: German Expressionist Prints." Madison: Elvehjem Museum of Art, 1983. pp. 38, 54, no. 41
  • Lankheit, Klaus. "Franz Marc, Katalog der Werke." Cologne: DuMont Schauberg, 1970. no. 843

  • German Expressionist Prints: Barbara Mackey Kaerwer's Legacy: Chazen Museum of Art, 9/1/2017-11/5/2017
  • Graphic Image: German Expressionist Prints, The: Elvehjem Museum of Art, 5/8/1983-6/26/1983
  • Northern Spirit, The: German Expressionist Prints: The Red River Art Center, 9/9/1973-10/21/1973
  • Expressionist Prints: The Kaerwer Collection: The Elvehjem Art Center, 8/31/1972-10/15/1972
  • German Expressionists and their Contemporaries, The: 50 years of Fantasy and Frenzy: University of Notre Dame Art Gallery, 12/17/1969-2/15/1970
  • Modern Prints from a Private Collection: Minneapolis Institute of Art, 8/16/1967-9/24/1967

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