© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR67.20
People
Anni Albers, American (Berlin 1899 - 1994 Orange, Conn.)
Title
Bedspread or Harvard Graduate Center
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
1949
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Cotton, plain weave plaid in black, white, and red
Technique
Woven
Dimensions
241.2 x 143.3 cm (94 15/16 x 56 7/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Anni Albers
Copyright
© The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
1967
Object Number
BR67.20
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Nicholas Fox Weber and Martin Filler, Josef and Anni Albers: Designs for Living, exh. cat., Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum and Merrell Publishers Ltd. (London and New York, 2004), cat. no. 106, p. 127, color illus.

Exhibition History

Josef and Anni Albers: Designs for Living, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York, 10/01/2004 - 02/27/2005

Tangible Things, Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, Cambridge, 01/24/2011 - 05/29/2011

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

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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