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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR52.21
People
Oskar Kokoschka, Austrian (Pöchlarn, Austria 1886 - 1980 Montreux, Switzerland)
Title
Portrait of Heinrich von Neumann
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1916
Places
Creation Place: Europe
Culture
Austrian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/219394
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
90.1 × 59.9 cm (35 1/2 × 23 9/16 in.)
framed: 105.4 × 75.2 × 7.6 cm (41 1/2 × 29 5/8 × 3 in.)
Provenance
Frau von Neumann, sold; [M. Gluekselig and Son, New York], sold; to Busch-Reisinger Museum, 1951.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Association Fund
Accession Year
1952
Object Number
BR52.21
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Charles Werner Haxthausen, The Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University, Abbeville Press (New York, NY, 1980), p. 29, repr.

Kristin A. Mortimer and William G. Klingelhofer, Harvard University Art Museums: A Guide to the Collections, Harvard University Art Museums and Abbeville Press (Cambridge and New York, 1986), no. 376, p. 314, repr.

Peter Nisbet and Emilie Norris, Busch-Reisinger Museum: History and Holdings, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1991), p. 64, ill.

Peter Nisbet and Joseph Koerner, The Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, ed. Peter Nisbet, Harvard University Art Museums and Scala Publishers Ltd. (Cambridge, MA and London, England, 2007), p. 147

Catherine Hug and Heike Eipeldauer, Oskar Kokoschka: Expressionist, Migrant, European. A Retrospective, exh. cat., Zürcher Kunstgesellschaft / Kunsthaus Zürich, Leopold Museum, and Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg (Vienna and Berlin, 2018), pp. 110, 297, Cat. 35, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

Works from the 20th Century Collection of the Busch-Reisinger, Wildenstein Gallery, New York, New York, 09/23/1980 - 10/24/1980

Deutsche Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts aus dem Busch-Reisinger Museum, Stadtische Galerie im Stadelschen Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt, 10/23/1982 - 01/16/1983; Bauhaus-Archiv, Berlin 30, 02/10/1983 - 04/17/1983; Kunstmuseum Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, 05/08/1983 - 06/26/1983

A Bitter Truth - The Avant-Garde and the Great War, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin, 06/09/1994 - 08/28/1994; Barbican Art Gallery, London, 09/29/1994 - 12/11/1994

Modern Art at Harvard, Bunkamura Museum of Art, Tokyo, 07/31/1999 - 09/26/1999; Takamatsu City Museum of Art, Kagawa, 10/09/1999 - 11/14/1999; Matsuzakaya Art Museum, Nagoya, 12/02/1999 - 12/27/1999; Oita City Museum, Oita, 01/06/2000 - 02/06/2000; Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki, Ibaraki, 02/11/2000 - 03/26/2000

OK - Expressionist, Migrant, Europäer. Oskar Kokoschka Retrospektive, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich, 12/14/2018 - 03/10/2019; Leopold Museum, Vienna, 04/04/2019 - 07/08/2019

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