Mies in Berlin (Maquette for MoMA Poster)

2001
Elaine Lustig Cohen (American,1927–2016)


Dimensions

Sheet: 63.5 x 48.3 cm (25 x 19 in.) Framed: 79.1 x 63.8 cm (31 1/8 x 25 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2005.392

Medium or Technique

Collage on board of various materials (photocopies, ink, plastic tape, map fragments, theater ticket, cigar ring)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Collages

Poster in 2M03, Drawer J4. Maquette of a poster for the Mies van der Rohe exhibition (“Mies in Berlin”) at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, 21 June—11 September 2001
(see Riley and Bergdoll, “Mies in Berlin,” MoMA, Harry N. Abrams, NY, 2001).

Inscription

In graphite, l.l.: Mies in Berlin/MOMA; l.r.: Elaine Lustig Cohen 2001

Provenance

The artist, to Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York; from whom purchased by the MFA, 21 September 2005

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Stanley and Mary Ann Snider

Copyright

© Elaine Lustig Cohen