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Josef ALBERS

Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Never before d 1975 Title Notes: 042-005
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil five colour screenprint printed from five screens in pale grey, dark blue-grey, medium violet-grey, medium grey-ochre and medium grey orange Support: white, machine mould made, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned show copy
Edition: edition of 46, plus 10 AP, RTP, PPI, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1976

Edition Notes: A five colour screenprint printed from five screens in pale grey, dark blue-grey, medium violet-grey, medium grey-ochre and medium grey orange. Screen preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Kim Halliday.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: titled lower left, pencil "d"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] embossed lower right corner, Albers chop verso: stamped lower left corner, black ink "SHOW COPY" [diagonal] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "JA75-157" [diagonal]
Dimensions: comp 27.9 h x 30.5 w cm sheet 48.2 h x 50.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 61; Tyler Graphics documentation (1975)
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1141.4
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy