© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR49.390
People
Ruth Asawa, American (Norwalk, California, USA 1926 - 2013 San Francisco, CA)
Title
Untitled (BMC.117, BMC stamp on newsprint)
Other Titles
Former Title: BMC on newsprint
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1946-1949
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Stamped ink on newspaper
Technique
Stamped
Dimensions
41.9 x 55.9 cm (16 1/2 x 22 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r. in black ink: RUTH ASAWA
  • inscription: l.r. in black ink: N.C. // RUTH ASAWA // BLK. MT. COLLEGE
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Josef Albers
Copyright
© Ruth Asawa Lanier
Accession Year
1949
Object Number
BR49.390
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Tamara Schenkenberg, ed., Ruth Asawa: Life's Work, exh. cat., Pulitzer Arts Foundation and Yale University Press (St. Louis, New Haven, 2019), pp. 59, 146, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

32Q: 1520 Art in Germany Between the Wars (Interwar and Bauhaus), Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/06/2015 - 07/07/2015

Ruth Asawa: Life's Work, Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St. Louis, 09/14/2018 - 02/16/2019

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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