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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1987.63
People
El Lissitzky, Russian (Pochinok, Russia 1890 - 1941 Moscow, Russia)
Title
Proun
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1922
Culture
Russian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
graphite, gouache and black ink on cream wove paper mounted to off-white wove paper
Dimensions
24.5 x 22.1 cm (9 5/8 x 8 11/16 in.)
mount: 29.5 x 24.9 cm (11 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: on mount in graphite at l.r.: EL LiSSiTZKY
Provenance
The Fredric Wertham Collection, gift of his wife Hesketh; to the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 1987.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, The Fredric Wertham Collection, Gift of his wife Hesketh
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
1987
Object Number
1987.63
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

What about Revolution? Aesthetic Practices after 1917, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/26/2017 - 01/07/2018

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