• Post-War & Contemporary Mornin auction at Christies

    Sale 2220

    Post-War & Contemporary Morning Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 132

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)

    Study for Homage to the Square: Towards the South

    Price Realised  

    Josef Albers (1888-1976)
    Study for Homage to the Square: Towards the South
    signed with monogram and dated 'A62' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again 'Study for Homage to the Square "Towards the South" Albers 1962' (on the reverse)
    oil on masonite
    24 x 24 in. (60.9 x 60.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1962.


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation.

    Provenance

    Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
    Bill Bass collection, Chicago
    By descent to the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Bill Bass, Chicago