12 November 2003
Josef Albers (1888-1976)
signed with monogram and dated 'A60' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again '"White Facade" Albers 1960' (on the reverse)
oil on masonite
28 x 40¼ in. (71.1 x 102.3 cm.)
Painted in 1960.
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
Lillian Bell Clark, Dallas
Her estate; Christie's, New York, 14 May 1999, lot 711
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
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Raleigh, The North Carolina Museum of Art, Josef Albers Retrospective, February-March 1962, p. 38, no. 39.
Roslyn, Nassau County Museum of Art, Twentieth Century Exiles: Artists Fleeing Hitler's Oppression, November 2001-February 2002.
This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation.
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