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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR63.300
People
Lyonel Feininger, American (New York, NY 1871 - 1956 New York, NY)
Title
Untitled [Two Sketches of a Man's Head]; verso: Untitled [Two Men Reading]
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1/27/1900
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/187025
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on cream wove paper, squared
Dimensions
11.2 x 14.3 cm (4 7/16 x 5 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: l. r., graphite, in artist's hand: Sat. Jan 27th, 1900 / da war Deiner noch nicht "verlobt" [there your one was not "engaged" yet]
  • inscription: verso, l. r., graphite, German, in artist's hand: bei einer Ulk Sitzung ["at a prank meeting"]
  • inscription: verso, u. l., graphite, German, in artist's hand: Mehring
  • inscription: verso, u. r., graphite, in artist's hand: Engel [crossed out] / Lehrke [?]
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Julia Feininger
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
1963
Object Number
BR63.300
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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