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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.736
People
Conrad Marca-Relli, American (Boston, MA 1913 - 2000 Parma, Italy)
Title
Composition
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1959
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/311777
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil and fabric collage on canvas
Technique
Collage
Dimensions
58.4 x 86.4 cm (23 x 34 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r.: Marca-Relli
Provenance
[Samuel Kootz Gallery, New York, New York], sold; to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Hazen, New York, New York, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1960.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Hazen
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.736
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Caroline A. Jones, Modern Art at Harvard: The Formation of the Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Collections of the Harvard University Art Museums (New York, NY and Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Art Museums and Abbeville Press, 1985). With an essay by John Coolidge and a preface by John M. Rosenfield. To accompany the inaugural exhibition at the Sackler Museum, Oct 21 1985 - Jan 5 1986, reproduced in color, fig. 93, p. 97

Klaus Wolbert, Conrad Marca-Relli: Works 1945-1996 (2000), fig. 41

Exhibition History

Collection of Joseph H. Hazen, Museum of Fine Arts, Columbus, Columbus, 08/01/1969 - 09/30/1969; Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, 08/01/1969 - 09/30/1969; Notre Dame Art Gallery, 10/01/1969 - 11/30/1969; University of Louisville, Louisville, 12/15/1969 - 01/31/1970; University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, 02/15/1970 - 03/15/1970

Modern Art at Harvard, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 10/21/1985 - 01/05/1986

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