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Property from a Private California Collector

Josef Albers

Study for Homage to the Square: Passing By

Auction Closed

November 17, 10:15 PM GMT

Estimate

400,000 - 600,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Private California Collector

Josef Albers

1888 - 1976


Study for Homage to the Square: Passing By

incised with the artist's monogram and date 63 (lower right); signed Albers, titled and dated 1963 (on the reverse)

oil on Masonite

30 by 30 in.

76.2 by 76.2 cm.

Executed in 1963.


This work will be included in the Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings by Josef Albers currently being prepared by the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, and is registered as JAAF 1963.1.25.

Please note, this work is registered with the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation as JAAF 1963.1.25.
Gimpel Fils Gallery, London
Acquired from the above in July 1968 by the present owner

New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, Albers: Homage to the Square, 40 New Paintings by Josef Albers, 1964

Zurich, Galerie Gimpel & Hanover; London, Gimpel Fils Gallery, Josef Albers: Homage to the Square, 1965