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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2017.126
People
Louise Rösler, German (Berlin, Germany 1907 - 1993 Hamburg, Germany)
Title
The Room
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Das Zimmer
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1951
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Collage of cut printed paper, metal foil, cellophane, watercolor, and graphite on wove paper
Dimensions
22.8 × 14.5 cm (9 × 5 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.l., in black ink: Louise Rösler
  • inscription: l.r., in black ink: 51
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
2017.126
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. 48, ill. (color)

Lynette Roth and Ilka Voermann, Inventur—Art in Germany, 1943–55, exh. cat., Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2018), pp. 315-317, cat. no. 42.2, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

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

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