© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR49.386
People
Ruth Asawa, American (Norwalk, California, USA 1926 - 2013 San Francisco, CA)
Title
Untitled (BMC.128, Study of triangles)
Other Titles
Former Title: Untitled [study of triangles]
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1946-1949
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/225501
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black and purple inks with traces of graphite on tracing paper
Dimensions
42.6 x 56.5 cm (16 3/4 x 22 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: in black on recto, l.r.: RUTH ASAWA // BLK. MT. COL. // N.C"
  • inscription: l.r. in black ink: RUTH ASAWA // BLK. MT. COL // N.C.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Josef Albers
Copyright
© Estate of Ruth Asawa
Accession Year
1949
Object Number
BR49.386
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Tiffany Bell and Robert Storr, Ruth Asawa, exh. cat., David Zwirner Books (New York, 2018), pp. 18-19, fig. 8, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

Re-View: S426A (Large Niche) #2: CB30 Photography and Society & HAA172w American Art and Modernity, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 10/09/2009 - 01/10/2010

American Art and Modernity, 1865–1965, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/04/2012 - 01/19/2013

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

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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