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Kunsthaus Zürich

Prints and Drawings

The Collection of Prints and Drawings consists of some 95,000 works, 37,000 of them are drawings, ranging from the fifteenth century to the present day. You will regularly find displays from our own collection as well as temporary exhibitions of international art on paper in the Graphic Art Gallery. On top of this the Graphic Art Collection also has a comprehensive collection of video art which has been constantly expanded since 1979.

Opening times of the study room

Monday to Friday 9 a.m.–12 p.m. and 2 p.m.–5 p.m by prior appointment only : grafischesammlung@kunsthaus.ch

Address

Department of Prints and Drawings
Kunsthaus Zürich
Heimplatz 1
CH-8024 Zurich
Tel.: +41 (0)44 253 84 84 (central)
Fax: +41 (0)44 253 86 50

Sonja Gasser
Scientific employee
Tel.: +41 (0)44 253 85 39

Joachim Sieber
Scientific employee
Provenance reseacher
Tel.: +41 (0)44 253 85 39

Armin Simon
Technical support
Tel.: +41 (0)44 253 85 38

Mirjam Varadinis
Head of Prints and Drawings / Curator
20th century and modern day art
Tel.: +41 (0)44 253 85 37

N.N.
Curator
15th to 19th century

Johann Heinrich Fuseli (1741–1825)
Der Künstler verzweifelnd vor der Grösse der antiken Trümmer, 1778/80
Red chalk, washed brown
Acquisition 1940
Johann Heinrich Fuseli (1741–1825)
Der Künstler verzweifelnd vor der Grösse der antiken Trümmer, 1778/80
Red chalk, washed brown
Acquisition 1940