Josef ALBERSGEMINI G.E.L., White line square I Enlarge 1 /1


Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976


  • United States of America from 1933


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White line square I 1966
Collection Title: the 'White line squares' series 1966
Title Notes: 015-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph, printed in coloured inks; printed from aluminium plate. Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 125 plus 15AP, 5TP, 10TP, RTP, PPII, 2GEL, C
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1966

Edition Notes: One of three unsigned proofs in the Tyler Gift on uncut papers with registration holes. Collaboration and supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Processing and proofing by Tyler with edition printing by Bernard Bleha. A three colour lithograph printed from three aluminium plates in the following colours: transparent yellow, medium yellow, dark yellow.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper left corner, pencil "1(z-1) 2(y2) 3(z-3)" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "JA66-1151"
Dimensions: comp 40.0 h x 40.0 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 57.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Gemini GEL catalogue raisonne, no.2
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.162.2
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