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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2019.12.106
People
Otto Piene, German (Laasphe, Westphalia, Germany 1928 - 2014 Berlin, Germany)
Title
Untitled ("butterflies" with bleed-through, two-page spread)
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Sketchbook: Bremen Town Musicians and other Centerbeam related items
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
sketchbook page, drawing
Date
1978
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/371925
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Colored marker, blue pen, and adhesive label on paper
Dimensions
open (approx.): 35.6 × 55.9 cm (14 × 22 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Left page, u.l., in blue pen, on adhesive label:: 2 14 78 / Nasm
  • inscription: Left page, u.l., in black marker:: NH. AIR / & SPACE MUS. / WASH. / D.C.
  • inscription: Right page, u.l., in blue pen:: butterflies
  • inscription: Right page, u.r., in black marker: : Mchn. / 10-III-78
Provenance
Elizabeth Goldring Piene, gift; to the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 2018.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Elizabeth Goldring Piene
Copyright
© Otto Piene Estate
Accession Year
2019
Object Number
2019.12.106
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Pages 211-212
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