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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 232

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)

    Homage to the Square

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)
    Homage to the Square
    signed with the artist's monogram and dated 'A62' (lower right)
    oil on masonite
    16 1/8 x 16 1/8in. (41 x 41cm.)
    Painted in 1962


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Josef Albers Catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation and is registered as no. 1976.1.290.

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    Provenance

    André Emmerich Gallery, New York.
    Pace Wildenstein, New York.
    Waddington Galleries Ltd., London.
    Xavier Hufkens Gallery, Brussels.


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Denise René, Homage to the Square, April-May 1997.