© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1950.170
People
Richard Lippold, American (Milwaukee WI 1915 - 2002 Roslyn NY)
Title
Study for World Tree
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Study for the Tree of Life
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
c. 1950
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Location
Level 3, Room 3500, Special Exhibitions Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Copper-alloy and galvanized iron with aluminum paint
Dimensions
33 x 25.4 cm (13 x 10 in.)
Provenance
Richard Lippold, gift; to Harvard University, 1950, transferred; to Fogg Art Museum, 1950.

NOTE: Harvard commissioned the final work.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from Harvard Corporation
Accession Year
1950
Object Number
1950.170
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

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