• Post-War & Contemporary Mornin auction at Christies

    Sale 2220

    Post-War & Contemporary Morning Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 126

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)

    Black Wall: Variant

    Price Realised  

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)
    Black Wall: Variant
    signed with monogram and dated 'A48-55' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again '"Black Wall" Albers--'48-55' (on the reverse)
    oil on masonite
    23¾ x 34¾ in. (60.5 x 87.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1948-1955.


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation.

    Provenance

    Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
    Bill Bass collection, Chicago
    By descent to the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Bill Bass, Chicago