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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR50.46
People
Howard Dearstyne, American (Albany, N.Y., USA 1903 - 1979 Alexandria, Va., USA)
Sculpture: ? Eduard Ludwig, German (Mühlhausen 1906 - 1960 Berlin)
Sculpture: ? Etel Mittag-Fodor, South African (Zagreb, Croatia 1905 - 2005 Cape Town, South Africa)
Title
Student Exercise, Bauhaus Dessau
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1928-1929
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/225099
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gelatin silver print
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
7.9 × 10.8 cm (3 1/8 × 4 1/4 in.)
sheet: 8.3 × 11.2 cm (3 1/4 × 4 7/16 in.)
mount: 21.6 × 27.9 cm (8 1/2 × 11 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Howard Dearstyne
Copyright
© Estate of Howard Dearstyne
Accession Year
1950
Object Number
BR50.46
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
This is a photograph by Howard Dearstyne of an exercise by an unidentified Bauhaus student with the name Ludwig for Josef Albers's materials study course in 1928 or 1929. It is mounted to the object record card.
Exhibition History

The Bauhaus and Harvard, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/08/2019 - 07/28/2019

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