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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2005.113
People
Paul Klee, Swiss (Münchenbuchsee near Bern, Switzerland 1879 - 1940 Muralto-Locarno, Switzerland)
Title
Falling Asleep
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1935
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil and watercolor on paper with a chalk ground, mounted to card
Dimensions
sight: 23.9 x 23.3 cm (9 7/16 x 9 3/16 in.)
Provenance
Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Paris, 1938. Karl Nierendorf, Cologne/Berlin/New York, 1938.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Richard M. Bennett
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
2005
Object Number
2005.113
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum/ Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 217, ill.

Exhibition History

Re-View: European and American Art Since 1900, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/03/2011 - 06/01/2013

32Q: 1310 Surrealism, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 10/14/2015 - 04/13/2016

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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