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Heroic Symbols

Artist:
Anselm Kiefer (German, born Donaueschingen, 1945)
Date:
1969
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache on paper
Dimensions:
a: 6 3/8 × 6 3/8 in. (16.2 × 16.2 cm) b: 21 7/8 × 16 in. (55.6 × 40.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.14.1ab
Rights and Reproduction:
© Anselm Kiefer
On view at The Met Breuer on Floor 5
private collection (1969–83; sold in 1983 to d'Offay); [Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, 1983–95; sold to MMA]

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Anselm Kiefer: Works on Paper in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," December 15, 1998–March 21, 1999, no. 2.

Nan Rosenthal in "Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 1994–1995." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 53 (Autumn 1995), p. 68.

Nan Rosenthal. Anselm Kiefer: Works on Paper in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1998, pp. 14–16, 20, 101, no. 2, ill. pp. 18–19 (color).



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