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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2017.122
People
Louise Rösler, German (Berlin, Germany 1907 - 1993 Hamburg, Germany)
Title
Frankfurt in Rubble
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Frankfurt in Trümmern
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1947-1948
Culture
German
Location
Level 3, Room 3500, Special Exhibitions Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, colored pencil, graphite, and pastel on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
20 × 29.8 cm (7 7/8 × 11 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r., in graphite: Louise Rösler 47/48
Provenance
Museum Atelierhaus Rösler-Kröhnke, sold; to the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 2017.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Renke B. Thye
Accession Year
2017
Object Number
2017.122
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Dr. Katrin Arrieta and Kornelia von Berswordt-Wallrabe, Louise Rösler zum 100. Geburtstag, Museum Atelierhaus Rösler-Kröhnke (Kühlungsborn, Germany, 2007), p. 37, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

Inventur—Art in Germany, 1943–55, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/09/2018 - 06/03/2018

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