Design For Exhibition Room In The Hanover Museum
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR61.40.A
People
El Lissitzky, Russian (Pochinok, Russia 1890 - 1941 Moscow, Russia)
Title
Design for Exhibition Room in the Hanover Museum
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1926
Culture
Russian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite, gouache, metallic paint, black and red ink and typewritten labels
Dimensions
24.9 x 36.5 cm (9 13/16 x 14 3/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Lydia Dorner in memory of Dr. Alexander Dorner
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Object Number
BR61.40.A
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

From Werkbund to Bauhaus: Art and Design in Germany 1900-1934, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge

Works from the 20th Century Collection of the Busch-Reisinger, Wildenstein Gallery, New York, New York, 09/23/1980 - 10/24/1980

German Art of the Twenties, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 02/26/1981 - 04/11/1981

20th-Century Works on Paper from the Permanent Collection, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 09/07/1981 - 11/11/1981

Deutsche Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts aus dem Busch-Reisinger Museum, Bauhaus-Archiv, Berlin 30, 02/10/1983 - 04/17/1983; Kunstmuseum Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, 05/08/1983 - 06/26/1983; Stadtische Galerie im Stadelschen Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt, 10/23/1982 - 01/16/1983

The Museum as Muse: Artists Reflect, Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, 03/31/1999 - 06/29/1999

Strategies of Exhibition Design in the Twentieth Century: History and Theory, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2013 - 06/01/2013

Verification Level

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