20 November 1998,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 16,100
USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
Josef Albers (1888-1976)
Study for Homage to the Square: A Rose (A)
signed with monogram and dated 'A64' (lower right); signed, titled and dated again 'Study for Homage to the Square: "A Rose" (A) Albers 1964' (on the reverse)
oil on masonite
18 x 18 in. (45.7 x 45.7 cm.)
Painted in 1964
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The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation will include this painting in theirforthcoming Albers catalogue raisonn.
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York.
Galerie Tokora, Tokyo.
Tokyo, Galerie Tokoro, Josef Albers, September-October 1992, no. 14 (illustrated in color).
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