11 November 2010
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Josef Albers (1888-1976)
Study for Homage to the Square: Unexpected Turn
signed, titled and dated 'Study for Homage to the Square "Unexpected Turn" Albers 1959' (on the reverse)
oil on masonite
30 x 30 in. (76.2 x 76.2 cm.)
Painted in 1959.
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
Harcus Krakow Gallery, Boston
Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 6 May 1987, lot 128
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner
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Boston, The Pace Gallery, Josef Albers, November 1962.
This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation.
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