Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Free Hanging Screen

Designer:
Anni Albers (American (born Germany), Berlin 1899–1994 Orange, Connecticut)
Date:
ca. 1948
Medium:
Walnut lath, dowels, waxed harness-maker thread
Dimensions:
18 x 15 in. (45.7 x 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Anni Albers, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.75.78
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
the artist, Orange, Conn. (until 1970; her gift to MMA)

Goldie Paley Design Center, Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science. "The Bauhaus Weaving Workshop: Source and Influence for American Textiles," October 23, 1987–January 22, 1988.

Venice. Peggy Guggenheim Collection. "Anni Albers," March 24–May 24, 1999, unnumbered cat. (fig. 156).

Bottrop, Germany. The Josef Albers Museum. "Anni Albers," June 12–August 29, 1999, unnumbered cat.

Paris. Musée des Arts Décoratifs. "Anni Albers," September 20–December 31, 1999, unnumbered cat.

Jewish Museum, New York. "Anni Albers," May 28–August 20, 2000, unnumbered cat.

New York. Cooper-Hewitt Museum. "Josef and Anni Albers: Designs for Living," October 1, 2004–February 27, 2005, no. 103.

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