Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1950.106
People
Herbert Bayer, American (Haag, Austria 1900 - 1985 Santa Barbara, CA)
Title
Study for Verdure
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Abstraction-Sketch for Graduate Commons Mural / Verdure
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1950
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/228781
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
33.02 x 99.06 cm (13 x 39 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r.: Bayer, Signed Date: 50
Provenance
Herbert Bayer, sold; to Harvard Corporation, 1950, transferred; to Fogg Art Museum, 1950.

NOTE: Work was commissioned by the Harvard Corporation.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Transfer from Harvard Corporation
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
1950
Object Number
1950.106
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Unidentified Exhibition, Wilcox House, 1958, Wilcox House, York, 08/01/1958 - 08/31/1958

Unidentified Exhibition, Wesleyan University, 1959, Davison Art Center, Middletown, 07/01/1959 - 08/31/1959

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

Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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