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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2019.2.27
People
Otto Piene, German (Laasphe, Westphalia, Germany 1928 - 2014 Berlin, Germany)
Title
Untitled (portrait of young man, left page); Untitled (sketch of woman on street, right page)
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Sketchbooks: Childhood and Wartime Sketches
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, sketchbook page
Date
1943
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/373434
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
open (approx): 15.6 × 43.2 cm (6 1/8 × 17 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: left page, l.c., in graphite: OLP 24.6.43
  • inscription: right page, l.r., in graphite: Bombenflüchtling / OLP. Bielefeld Bhf. / 25.6.43
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
Accession Year
2019
Object Number
2019.2.27
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Pages 53-54
Subjects and Contexts

Animating the Page

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