- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Lena Bergner, German (Coburg, Germany 1906 - 1981 Baden Soden, Germany)
- Weaving Technique: J ( Loom Detail)
- Work Type
- Physical Descriptions
- Black ink over traces of graphite on cream wove paper
- 20.9 x 29.6 cm (8 1/4 x 11 5/8 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- Signed: in graphite, recto, along R edge: "Lena Bergner, Webtechnik"
- inscription: in graphite, recto, BL; TR: T-43 J; 1 [circled]
- Lena Bergner-Meyer, Mexico City, Mexico, Created, 1943, ?.
Thomas Borgmann, Cologne, Germany, Purchased, Sold, 1980.
Barry Friedman Ltd., New York, NY, Purchased, Sold, 1980.
Karl & Faber, Munich, Germany, Consigned, 2007, Sold, 2007.
Markus Michalke, Munich, Germany, Purchased, 2007, Gift, 2007.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Markus Michalke in honor of Timotheus R. Pohl
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- Modern and Contemporary Art
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- Publication History
Viridiana Zavala Rivera, "Léna Bergner: From the Bauhaus to Mexico", Bitácora, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico, 2016), 34, pp. 4-15, p. 5, ill.
- Exhibition History
The Bauhaus and Harvard, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/08/2019 - 07/28/2019
- Subjects and Contexts
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