9 November 2005
Josef Albers (1888-1976)
Homage to the Square: Warm Silence
signed with monogram and dated 'A 71' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again 'Study for Homage to the Square: "Warm Silence" Albers 1971' (on the reverse)
oil on masonite
24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm.)
Painted in 1971.
Acquired from the artist
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New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Baden-Baden, Staatliche Kunsthalle and Berlin, Bauhaus-Archive, Josef Albers: A Retrospective, March-October 1988, n.p., no. 226 (illustrated in color).
This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation.
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