© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR49.34
People
Josef Albers, American (Bottrop, Germany 1888 - 1976 New Haven, Conn.)
Title
"A Rough Life," Herbert Bayer and Xanti Schawinsky, Ascona, Switzerland
Other Titles
Original Language Title: "Miese Zeiten"
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
c. 1930
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/225796
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 16.7 x 23.5 cm (6 9/16 x 9 1/4 in.)
standard frame: 39.7 x 49.8 cm (15 5/8 x 19 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • stamp: on verso, u.c. and l.r. in black ink: albers dessau // stresemann allee 2
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Josef Albers
Copyright
© The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
1949
Object Number
BR49.34
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

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

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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