Bluebird On Paper
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.330.43
People
Richard Tuttle, American (Rahway, NJ born 1941)
Title
Bluebird on Paper
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1991
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and graphite on white wove paper
Dimensions
21.4 x 28.1 cm (8 7/16 x 11 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: verso, center, graphite: R. Tuttle
  • inscription: verso, graphite, lower right: 76138
  • inscription: verso, graphite, center: "Bluebird on / Paper" / May, '91
Provenance
Dorothy and Herbert Vogel, gift; to Harvard Art Museum, 2008.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, a joint initiative of the Trustees of the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection and the National Gallery of Art, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
Copyright
© Richard Tuttle
Accession Year
2008
Object Number
2008.330.43
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Descriptions
Description
perforated left edge
Publication History

The Poetry of Form: Richard Tuttle, Drawings from the Vogel Collection, exh. cat., Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno (Amsterdam/Valencia, 1992), checklist p. 57

Exhibition History

The Poetry of Form: Richard Tuttle, Drawings from the Vogel Collection, Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno, Valencia, 06/25/1992 - 08/30/1992; Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, 10/02/1993 - 11/21/1993

The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/23/2015 - 08/09/2015

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

4 - Best. Object is extensively researched, well described and information is vetted