Cucurbita

Object Details

Title:

Cucurbita

Artist/Maker:

Karl Blossfeldt (German, 1865 - 1932)

Culture:

German

Place:

Berlin, Germany (Place Created)

Date:

1928

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

84.XM.142.10

Dimensions:

25.9 × 20.3 cm (10 3/16 × 8 in.)

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Stem with multiple tendrils curling around each other and the stem.

Related Works
Provenance
- 1984

Volker Kahmen & Georg Heusch, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.

Bibliography

Mattenklott, Gert. Karl Blossfeldt 1865-1932: Das Fotografische Werk (Munich: Schirmer/Mosel, 1981), ill. 53.

Blossfeldt, Karl. Urformen der Kunst (Dortmund: Harenberg Kommunikation, 1982), p. 116-117, ill.