5 February 2004
Josef Albers (1888-1976)
Study for Homage to the Square: Mild Signal
signed with the artist's monogram and dated 'A66' (lower right); signed, titled, dedicated and dated 'Study for Homage to the Square: Mild Signal, Albers 1966, for Gene Kloszewski, May 1970 J.A', and further annotated for colour (on the reverse)
oil on masonite
17¾ x 17¾in. (45 x 45cm.)
Painted in 1966
A gift from the artist to Gene Kloszewski, New Haven, May 1970.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's New York, 15 February 1989, lot 67.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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This work is to be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation.
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