Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR61.112
People
Brigitte Matschinsky-Denninghoff, German (Berlin, Germany 1923 - 2011 Berlin, Germany)
Martin Matschinsky-Denninghoff, German (Grötzingen, Germany 1921 -)
Title
61/6
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Composition
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
1961
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brass and tin
Dimensions
sight: 46.8 x 26 cm (18 7/16 x 10 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: incised on bottom of base: B. M. D. // 61/6
Provenance
Galerie Günther Franke, Munich, sold; to the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 1961.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Association Fund
Accession Year
1961
Object Number
BR61.112
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Martin Matschinsky-Denninghoff, Matschinsky-Denninghoff Skulpturen und Zeichnungen 1955-1985, exh. cat., Akademie Der Künste (Berlin, 1985), p. 91, fig. 74, ill.

Peter Nisbet and Emilie Norris, Busch-Reisinger Museum: History and Holdings, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1991), p. 95, ill.

Georg-W. Költzsch, ed., Matschinsky-Denninghoff, Monographie und Werkverzeichnis der Skulpturen, Wienand Verlag (Cologne, 1992), p. 339, cat. no. 104, ill. (b/w)

Peter Nisbet and Joseph Koerner, The Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, ed. Peter Nisbet, Harvard University Art Museums and Scala Publishers Ltd. (Cambridge, MA and London, England, 2007), p. 60

Exhibition History

19th- and 20th-Century Works on Paper from the Permanent Collection, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 02/08/1982

German Sculpture, 1500 - 1960: A New Installation, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 09/05/1984 - 12/31/1984

German Sculpture from the Permanent Collection, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 01/21/1986 - 03/10/1986

Folding, Refraction, Touch: Modern and Contemporary Art in Dialogue with Wolfgang Tillmans, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/27/2016 - 01/08/2017

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