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A Legacy of Innovation: Works From The Collection of William S. Paley Sold to Benefit the Museum of Modern Art and other Charitable Organizations

Josef Albers

Homage to the Square in Green Frames

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November 17, 01:40 AM GMT

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900,000 - 1,200,000 USD

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A Legacy of Innovation: Works From The Collection of William S. Paley Sold to Benefit the Museum of Modern Art and other Charitable Organizations

Josef Albers

1888 - 1976


Homage to the Square in Green Frames

signed Albers, titled Homage to the Square: “In Green Frames,” dated 1963 and variously inscribed (on the reverse)  

oil on Masonite

48 by 48 in.

121.9 by 121.9 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 1963.1.109.


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薪火相傳:威廉・佩利收藏,收益惠澤紐約現代藝術博物館及其他慈善機構

約瑟夫・亞伯斯

1888 - 1976年

《向方形致敬:綠框》


款識:藝術家簽名Albers、書題目Homage to the Square: “In Green Frames”、紀年1963並於多處題款(背面)

油彩纖維板

48 x 48 英寸

121.9 x 121.9 公分

1963年作


此作將被收錄於約瑟夫與安妮・亞伯斯基金會籌備的《約瑟夫・亞伯斯繪畫專題目錄》中,編號1963.1.109。

Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
William S. Paley, New York (acquired from the above in December 1967)
Acquired by bequest in 1990 by the William S. Paley Foundation