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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1990.46.1-39
People
Julius Schmidt, American (Stamford, CT born 1923)
Title
Sketchbook: Sketches for Constructions
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
sketchbook
Date
1960-1961
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/309853
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black and/or brown ball point ink and black felt-tipped pen on two sheets of accordian-folded laminated Japanese paper, bound in a book
Dimensions
closed: 17.6 × 11.7 × 1.3 cm (6 15/16 × 4 5/8 × 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: black ball-point pen, front pastedown: Julius Schmidt
Provenance
Julius Schmidt, sold; to Lois Orswell, 1961, through [Fine Arts Associates, New York, New York (Otto Gerson)], gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1990.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Lois Orswell
Accession Year
1990
Object Number
1990.46.1-39
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
39 drawings altogether, drawn on both sides of the paper and dated between September 1960 and January 1961.
Publication History

Marjorie B. Cohn and Sarah Kianovsky, Lois Orswell, David Smith, and Modern Art, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2002), cat. no. 202, pp. 371, 379

Exhibition History

Lois Orswell, David Smith, and Modern Art, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/21/2002 - 02/16/2003

Under Cover: Artists' Sketchbooks, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 08/01/2006 - 10/22/2006

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