T. Lux Feininger

Metallic Party*. Profile study Georg Hartmann with a party hat

   

Metallisches Fest. Profilstudie Georg Hartmann mit Aluminiumhut zum Fest
Metallic Party*. Profile study Georg Hartmann with a party hat Repro: MAIN
  • 1929, in Dessau
  • Negative untraceable

  • Prints known:
    1. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Inv. Nr.: 85.XP.260.190, gelatin silver print, 117 x 86 mm. Verso inscr.: 6, XII, 14, and Inv. Nr.

    Copy prints known:
    I. Private collection, later print, Kodak paper, 203 x 254 mm. Verso inscr.: 85.XP.260.190, FEININGER, T. LUX

  • TLF: "[Photo] By me. Profile study of Georg Hartmann wearing an aluminum hat made by the Bauhaus metal workshop as part of costume to be worn for the 'Metallische Fest' of 1929" [215]

    Scheper: "Metallic Party (Metallisches Fest) is the motto of the traditional Bauhaus carneval celebrated on 9 February 1929. In retrospect it is referred to as the most wonderful."* [209, p. 185]

  • Themes:  Bauhaus Bauhaus-Stage
close Contribute
You are in possession of valuable information about this artwork and want it published on the website in the catalogue raisonné?
Please write to us:
close Share
close Login now
To be able to use the complete range of our website, we kindly ask you to register.
  • Forgot password
  • No account yet?
    Register now