Nude in Brilliant Sunlight

Nude in Brilliant Sunlight

Nude in Brilliant Sunlight, showing a nude woman in profile kneeling and with arms outstretched towards the rays of the sun, is a linocut included in the artist’s proposed folio titled: Sehnsucht nach Licht (Yearning for Light) : 8 Original Linoleum schnitte von Emerich Göndör (8 original Linoleum cuts by Emerich Göndör) which was to be published in Vienna, Austria but not believed to have been issued other than an incomplete copy held by this archive (7 of 8 plates) as well as the full compliment (including one of the artist dated  25 in the plate) held by the Leo Baeck Institute for Jewish Studies in New York City.

Print notes: losses to borders of primary support; signed in graphite at lower left: Original Linoleumschnitt; signed in graphite at lower right corner: Göndör 1925; signed within impression at lower right 23 (faint). Several short closed tears along margins of primary support and one short closed tear intruding slightly into image along right margin.

Title assigned by Leo Baeck Institute LBI Art Collection: see Call/Accession Number: 2002.25e

Nude in Brilliant Sunlight

Image Dimensions20.5 x 18.8 cm impression

Support Dimensions28.8 x 25.0 cm