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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BRGA.20.37.1
People
Lucia Moholy, British (Prague, Czech Republic 1894 - 1989 Zurich, Switzerland)
Architect: Walter Gropius, German (Berlin, Germany 1883 - 1969 Boston, Mass., USA)
Title
Bauhaus Building, Dessau, 1925-1926: Workshop building from the west
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1927, printed later
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Modern gelatin silver print
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 21.9 x 16.5 cm (8 5/8 x 6 1/2 in.)
sheet: 23.5 x 17.5 cm (9 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Sachsse 147
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Ise Gropius
Copyright
© Lucia Moholy Estate/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Object Number
BRGA.20.37.1
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Rolf Sachsse and Sabine Hartmann, Lucia Moholy: Bauhaus Fotografin, Bauhaus-Archiv (Berlin, Germany, 1995), no. 147

Margret Kentgens-Craing, ed., The Dessau Bauhaus Building, 1926-1999, Birkhäuser (Basel, Switzerland, 1998), see p. 22

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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