Forest Landscape (World War I)

1917
Artist László Moholy-Nagy (American (born in Hungary), 1895–1946)


Dimensions

Framed: 82.6 x 96.5 cm (32 1/2 x 38 in.) Sheet: 49 x 64.8 cm (19 5/16 x 25 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2001.3

Medium or Technique

Lithographic crayon with brush and India ink on thick wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

In black ink, u.r.: Moholy-Nagy; in graphite, verso top center: 4799/ 15/11/69/ pass creme [?] + 4810/1010/ ...Hoff/K468

Markings

Recto upper left-- unidentified blindstamp

Provenance

Hermann Hesse (b. 1877- d. 1962), Germany and Switzerland; 2001, sold by Allan Frumkin, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 24, 2001)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Virginia Herrick Deknatel