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    Sale 7619

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    21 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 202

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)

    Study for Homage to the Square: Glade

    Price Realised  

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)
    Study for Homage to the Square: Glade
    signed with the artist's monogram and dated 'A57' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'Study for Homage to the Square: "Glade" Albers 1957' (on the reverse)
    oil on masonite
    15 7/8 x 15 7/8in. (40.2 x 40.2cm.)
    Painted in 1957


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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 is registered as number 1957.1.109.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Burén, Stockholm.


    Saleroom Notice

    This work will be included in the forthcoming Josef Albers Catalogue Raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Foundation and is registered as number 1957.1.109.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CARL GEMZELL, STOCKHOLM, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE MEDEVI BRUNNS FOUNDATION


    Exhibited

    Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Carl Gemzell's Collection, 1996.