Sport Parade On The Red Square, Moscow
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1998.52
People
Alexander Rodchenko, Russian (St. Petersburg, Russia 1891 - 1956 Moscow, USSR)
Title
Sport Parade on the Red Square, Moscow
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1936
Places
Creation Place: Europe, U.S.S.R.
Culture
Russian
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
8.75 x 13.7 cm (3 7/16 x 5 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, lower right, graphite, Russian (translated by Timothy Harte, Ph.d candidate, Slavic Dept., Harvard U.), in artist's hand: Rodchenko
  • stamp: verso, center, ink, stamp, Czechoslovakian: univ. prof. ing ubomir linhart praha 2 nove mesto ladova c. 7
  • inscription: verso, upper left, graphite: NY
  • inscription: verso, upper right, graphite: D28
Provenance
G. W. Einstein Company, Inc., New York, NY, sold to the Harvard University Art Museums, 1998. 591 Broadway, New York, New York 10012
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard and Ronay Menschel Fund for the Acquisition of Photographs
Copyright
Art © Estate of Alexander Rodchenko/RAO, Moscow/VAGA, New York
Accession Year
1998
Object Number
P1998.52
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

A Decade of Collecting: Recent Acquisitions of Photographs, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, 04/29/2000 - 07/23/2000

Modern Art and Modernity, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2013 - 06/01/2013

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted