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Axl Leskoschek woodcut

Axl Leskoschek woodcut

Descriptive Summary

Title: Axl Leskoschek woodcut
Creator: Leskoschek, Axl
Inclusive Dates: 1966
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.1 Linear Feet (1 item)
Collection Number: ms4021
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Axl Leskoschek is an Austrian artist who emigrated to Brazil after the rise of Nazism, becoming a significant figure in the Brazillian art world, and later returned to Austria after the end of World War II.

Scope and Content

The Axl Leskoschek woodcut collection consists of one small, Vietnam themed woodcut made in 1966, and inscribed to Gretel H. (Hornung).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Axl Leskoschek woodcut, ms4021, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Art and the war.
Woodcuts (prints)

Related Collections in this Repository

The Hargrett Rare Book collection holds the title Brazilian Miniatures, PPR C52 L4, of Leskoschek's work.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11woodcut, 1966