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On display on Level 2

On display on Level 2

Josef ALBERS

Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Gray instrumentation II b 1975
Collection Title: the 'Gray instrumentation II' portfolio
Title Notes: 040-003
Place made: Bedford Village, New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil colour screenprint printed from three screens in pale green-grey, light violet-grey and medium blue-grey Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: show copy
Edition: edition of 36 plus 10AP, 2TP, RTP, PPI, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1975

Edition Notes: A three colour screenprint printed from three screens in pale green-grey, light violet-grey and medium blue-grey. Screen preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by Charles Hanley assisted by Igor Zakowortny.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "IIb"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: stamped lower right corner, black ink "SHOW COPY" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "JA74-117"
Dimensions: comp 28.0 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 48.2 h x 48.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 33; TGL print documentation, 1975
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1143.5
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy