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Bauhaus 1919–1928

Bauhaus Weimar 1919–25 Dessau 1925–28

Typographical design by Herbert Bayer (American (born in Austria), 1900–1985)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA


Overall: 25.8 x 19.2 x 2.1 cm (10 3/16 x 7 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical illustrations

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1938) 25.8 cm; 224 pp.; original publisher’s black- and red-stamped yellow cloth (cream-colored phase box).

New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1938


Joel D. Barber, New York; to Parker Books, Sarasota, FL; by March 2008, sold to Carl F. Zahn, Boston; 2009, year-end gift of Carl Zahn to the MFA Boston. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Zahn


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