signed, titled, dedicated Unserem lieben Collegen Benno Elkan dem 50.ger mit einem Rueckblick auf fast 30 Jahre - vom 50.ger/zum 2. Dezember 1927 and inscribed Das Tier welches wir uns alle wuenschen
watercolour, pen and ink and pencil on paper
Benno Elkan was a sculptor and exact contemporary of Kubin, who survived him by one year. His masterpiece, a monument to victims of war in Framkfurt-am-Main, was removed by the Nazis but restored after the Second World War.
Benno Elkan (a gift from the artist on 2nd December 1927)
A gift from the family of the above to the present owner