Rudolf Jettmar

Prometheus Bringing Fire,


ink and watercolor on paper



Rudolf Jettmar (1869 Zawodzie bei Krakau - Wien 1939)

"Prometheus bringt den Menschen das Feuer" ["Prometheus bringing fire to mankind"]


watercolour and ink pen on beige wove paper, mounted on backing cardboard

approx. 53 x 72 cm (backing cardboard approx. 65 x 86  cm)

signed and dated lower right:  Rudolf Jettmar 916


Estate of the artist; thence by descent in his family in Baden-Württemberg.

This drawing is the predicate for Jettmar's etching of the same name.  See:  Hofstätter catalogue raisonne, Rw 82.

Jack Daulton
The Daulton Collection