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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BRGA.21.48
People
Lucia Moholy, British (Prague, Czech Republic 1894 - 1989 Zurich, Switzerland)
Architect: Walter Gropius, German (Berlin, Germany 1883 - 1969 Boston, Mass., USA)
Title
Bauhaus Masters' Housing, Dessau, 1925-1926: Lucia Moholy and László Moholy-Nagy's Bedroom with Moholy-Nagy's painting "Composition Q1 suprematist" (1923)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
c. 1927-1928
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gelatin silver print with added coloring
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 16.5 x 22.1 cm (6 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)
sheet: 17 x 22.6 cm (6 11/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • stamp: verso, l.r., black ink, German: Keine Reproducktion ohne Erlaubnis
    Lucia Moholy Dessau
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Sachsse 212
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.21.48
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Gabriele Kolber, Leben am Bauhaus: die Meisterhäuser in Dessau (Munich, 1993), p. 58

Exhibition History

The Bauhaus and Harvard, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/08/2019 - 07/28/2019

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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