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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 179

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)

    Homage to the Square: Not Looking

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    Josef Albers (1888-1976)
    Homage to the Square: Not Looking
    signed with the artist's monogram and dated 'A71' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'Study for Homage to the Square: "Not Looking" Albers 1971' (on the reverse)
    oil on masonite
    18 x 18in. (45.7 x 45.7cm.)
    Painted in 1971


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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 number 1976.1.364.

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    Provenance

    Waddington Galleries Ltd., London.
    Pace Wildenstein, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2004.