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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR50.108
People
Lucia Moholy, British (Prague, Czech Republic 1894 - 1989 Zurich, Switzerland)
Designer: Marianne Brandt, German (Chemnitz, Germany 1893 - 1983 Kirchberg, Germany)
Title
Ashtrays (MT 36 and MT 35) with Tilting Mechanism
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1924, printed c. 1950
Period
Modern
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Modern gelatin silver print
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 12.8 x 16.4 cm (5 1/16 x 6 7/16 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Sachsse 265
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Walter Gropius
Copyright
© Lucia Moholy Estate/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
1950
Object Number
BR50.108
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Printed by Busch-Reisinger Museum ca. 1950 from original glass-plate negative.
Publication History

Rolf Sachsse and Sabine Hartmann, Lucia Moholy: Bauhaus Fotografin, Bauhaus-Archiv (Berlin, Germany, 1995), no. 265

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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