Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Design for a hanging
  • Design for a hanging
    Stölzl, Gunta, born 1897 - died 1983
  • Enlarge image

Design for a hanging

  • Place of origin:

    Dessau (made)

  • Date:

    1927 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stölzl, Gunta, born 1897 - died 1983 (maker)
    Bauhaus (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pen on paper

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.699-1967

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 33, box B

Physical description

Abstract design for a wall hanging on paper.

Place of Origin

Dessau (made)

Date

1927 (made)

Artist/maker

Stölzl, Gunta, born 1897 - died 1983 (maker)
Bauhaus (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pen on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Stölzl 1927/28.
Signed and dated in chalk on back

Bauhaus Dessau Wandbehang.

No. 12.

Dimensions

Height: 36.8 cm, Width: 27 cm

Descriptive line

Gunta Stölzl. Design for a jacquard woven wall hanging. German, 1927.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Barry Bergdoll and Leah DickermanBauhaus 1919-1933. Workshops for Modernity New York: MOMA, 2009. ISBN: 978-0-87070-758-2.
John Murdoch and Susan Lambert, Summary Catalogue of Textile Designs 1840-1985 in the V. & A. Museum and colour microfiche, Surrey: Emmett Microform, 1986
Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1967
Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1967

Materials

Pen and ink and watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Jacquard weaving; Wall hangings

Categories

Designs; Textiles; Wall coverings; Drawings

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.