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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2019.67.16
People
Otto Piene, German (Laasphe, Westphalia, Germany 1928 - 2014 Berlin, Germany)
Title
Untitled (bleed-through of previous page with text, left page); Untitled (horse under arch, right page)
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Sketchbook: Düsseldorf/Horses
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, sketchbook page
Date
2007
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/372374
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Colored marker, black pen, and opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions
open (approx.): 27.9 × 46.4 cm (11 × 18 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: left page, along margin, in black marker: DDF. , Sun. I.21. '07
  • inscription: right page, vertically, in black marker: The grand white hhorse [sic] cannot be / [illegible] the right size is / impossible; the bldg.'s too big; / not enough / time // therefore : / tubes play on the ground / and on the roof
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
2019.67.16
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Pages 31-32
Subjects and Contexts

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