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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR59.11
People
Heinz Trökes, German (Hamborn am Rhein, Germany 1913 - 1997 Berlin, Germany)
Title
In the Air and in the Water
Other Titles
Original Language Title: In der Luft und im Wasser
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1951
Culture
German
Location
Level 3, Room 3500, Special Exhibitions Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
62.1 x 74.6 cm (24 7/16 x 29 3/8 in.)
framed: 64 × 76.7 × 4.4 cm (25 3/16 × 30 3/16 × 1 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r., in oil, Trökes 51
  • inscription: verso, German, signed, in artist's hand: In der Luft und im Wasser. Heinz Trökes, 1951
  • label: verso, t.l., on the frame: [Martha Jackson Gallery, NY label]
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Krause 288, p. 156
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Anonymous gift
Accession Year
1959
Object Number
BR59.11
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Markus Krause, Heinz Trökes. Werkverzeichnis, Prestel Verlag (Munich, Germany, 2003), p. 156, cat. no. 288, no ill.

Exhibition History

German Painting 1760-1960: A New Installation, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 12/20/1983 - 02/19/1984

Inventur—Art in Germany, 1943–55, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/09/2018 - 06/03/2018

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