[Abstract Composition]

Object Details

Title:

[Abstract Composition]

Artist/Maker(s):

Hilde Hubbuch (American, born Germany, 1905 - 1971)

Culture:

American

Date:

about 1932

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions:

12 x 8.3 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Copyright:

Status undetermined

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Hilde Hubbuch attended lectures at the Bauhaus in the summer of 1932. This abstract composition shows an affinity with the teachings there in its appreciation of the integrity of raw materials and its admiration for materials that are mass-produced, functional, and aesthetically pleasing.

Provenance
1985 -

Daniel Wolf, Inc. New York, NY, USA

Exhibitions
Women On the Edge: Twenty Photographers in Europe, 1919 - 1939 (August 24 to November 28, 1993)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum, (Malibu), August 24 to November 28, 1993
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, (New York), February 24 to May 31, 1994
Lyonel Feininger: Photographs, 1928-1939 (February 25, 2011 to March 11, 2012)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, (Los Angeles), October 25, 2011 to March 11, 2012
  • Arthur M. Sackler Museum, (Cambridge), March 30 to June 2, 2012