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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1950.169
People
Herbert Bayer, American (Haag, Austria 1900 - 1985 Santa Barbara, CA)
Title
Verdure
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1950
Culture
American
Location
Level 3, Room 3620, University Study Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
sight: 189.9 × 596.9 × 5.1 cm (74 3/4 × 235 × 2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r.: Bayer 50
Provenance
Herbert Bayer, sold; to Harvard Corporation, 1950, transferred; to Fogg Art Museum, 1950.

NOTE: Work was commissioned by the Harvard Corporation.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Commissioned by Harvard Corporation
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
1950
Object Number
1950.169
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Herbert Bayer, "Design, Designer and Industry", Magazine of Art, American Federation of Arts (December 1951), pps. 324-325, reproduced in b/w p. 325

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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