JOSEF ALBERS | FORMULATION: ARTICULATION (DANILOWITZ APPENDIX C)
1888 - 1976
FORMULATION: ARTICULATION (DANILOWITZ APPENDIX C)
The complete portfolio, comprising 127 screenprints in colors, with text by the artist, 1972, signed in ink on the title page, numbered 916 on the justification, from the edition of 1000, on Mohawk Superfine Bristol paper, printed by Sirocco Screenprinters, New Haven, published by Harry N. Abrams, New York (127 prints)
unfolded sheets: 381 by 1016 mm 15 by 40 in
The portfolio is in good condition. The title page with a handling crease and some very minor surface soiling. (Some prints with a tiny pale fox mark, a slight bend at a corner or a small nick at extreme sheet edges. A few with a very inconspicuous scuff to image, slight handling crease or a tiny surface abrasion in the margins.) The blue cloth-covered portfolio box is in good condition apart from an occasional scuff or spot of minor soiling.
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