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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR49.18
People
Josef Albers, American (Bottrop, Germany 1888 - 1976 New Haven, Conn.)
Title
Portrait of El Lissitzky
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1928
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/225693
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 22.3 x 14.9 cm (8 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Josef Albers
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
1949
Object Number
BR49.18
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Josef Albers, Josef Albers: Photographien, 1928-1955, exh. cat., ed. Marieanne Stockebrand, Kölnischer Kunstverein and Schirmer Mosel (Munich, Germany, 1992), pl. 12 (left image)

Josef Albers and Karen Haas, Josef Albers in Black and White, exh. cat., Boston University Art Galleries (Boston, MA, 2000), pl. 11 (left image)

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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