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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2017.185
People
Raoul Hausmann, German (Vienna, Austria 1886 - 1971 Limoges, France)
Title
Chair Shadows #3
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Stuhlschatten #3
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1931, printed later
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/359308
Location
Level 1, Room 1520, Modern and Contemporary Art, Art in Germany Between the Wars
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ferrotyped gelatin silver print
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
24.1 × 18.3 cm (9 1/2 × 7 3/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • label: Removed from backing board: Espace d'Art Contemporain Fernet-Branca / 2 rue du Ballon - 68300 Saint-Louis / Alsace - France / 15/01/2012 - 01/07/2012 / chasse-croise | Raoul HAUSMANN / Dada - Surrealiste | Stuhlsshatten, 1932 / 1916-1969 | Photogramme 24 x 18 cm
  • label: Removed from backing board: Artrans Axal / 03 89 21 66 23 / Exposition Casse Croise - Musee Fernet Branca / Salle d'exposition: salle 8BIS
  • label: Removed from backing board: Raoul HAUSMANN / Stuhlsshatten (ombre d'une chaise), 1932 / Photogramme / 24 x 18 cm / signe, titre, date avec la mention "No 3" au dos / [provenance, exhibition history, and bibliography included] / GH galerie thessa herold - Paris
  • inscription: On verso, in brown ink: Copyright by Raoul Hausmann / 1932 Stuhlschatten / No. 3
Provenance
[Paul M. Hertzmann, Inc., San Francisco], sold; to the Busch-Reisinger Museums, 2017.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Antonia Paepcke DuBrul Fund
Copyright
© Raoul Hausmann / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
2017
Object Number
2017.185
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Andreas Haus, Raoul Hausmann: Kamerafotografien 1927-1957, Schirmer Mosel (Munich, Germany, 1979), p. 29, fig. 28 (upper right of montage); pl. 38

Edouard Jaguer, Les mystères de la chambre noire : le surréalisme et la photographie, Flammarion (Paris, 1982), p. 52, ill.

Raoul Hausmann, exh. cat., Musée d'art moderne et contemporain, Saint-Etienne (Saint-Etienne, France, 1994), p. 193, Cat. no. 205, ill.

Georges Sebbag, Memorabilia: constellations inaperçues: Dada & surréalisme, 1916-1970, Cercle d'Art (Paris, France, 2010), p. 315

Giovanni Lista, Chassé-croisé: Dada-Surréaliste, 1916-1969, Ligeia, Éditions de Saint-Louis (Paris, France, 2012), Vol. 25, 113-116, p. 141, p. 141, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

Raoul Hausmann, Musée d'art moderne et contemporain, Saint-Etienne, 05/10/1994 - 07/17/1994; Musée départemental de Rochechouart, 11/15/1994 - 12/30/1994

Chassé-croisé, Dada-Surréaliste, 1916-1969, Espace d'Art Contemporain Fernet-Branca, 01/15/2012 - 07/01/2012

32Q: 1520 Art in Germany Between the Wars (Interwar and Bauhaus), Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 12/11/2019 - 09/30/2020

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