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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 101

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)

    Far Away

    Price Realised  

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)
    Far Away
    signed with monogram and dated 'A47-52' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again '"Far Away" Albers 47-52' (on the reverse)
    oil on panel
    18½ x 23¼ in. (47 x 59.1 cm.)
    Painted in 1947-52.


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation and is registered with number 1947.1.19.

    Provenance

    Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1955


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF FRANK STANTON