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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 106

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)

    Homage to the Square: 2 Whites Between 2 Yellows

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    Josef Albers (1888-1976)
    Homage to the Square: 2 Whites Between 2 Yellows
    signed with monogram and dated 'A61' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again 'Study to Homage to the Square: "2 Whites' Between 2 Yellows" Albers 1961' (on the reverse)
    oil on masonite
    24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm.)
    Painted in 1961.


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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 1961.1.79.

    Provenance

    The Artist
    Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
    Private collection, circa 1963-2008