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Josef ALBERS

Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Never before l 1975 Materials & Technique: prints, stencil five colour screenprint printed from five screens in pale violet-grey, medium green-grey, light green-grey, medium green-grey and dark green-grey Support: white, mouldmade, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
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 violet-grey, medium green-grey, light green-grey, medium green-grey and dark green-grey. Screen preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by Kim Halliday.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: titled lower left, pencil "l"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] embossed lower right corner, Albers chop verso: lower left corner, pencil "JA75-159" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "JA75-159 / l" [diagonal]
Dimensions: comp 27.9 h x 30.5 w cm sheet 48.2 h x 50.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 69; Tyler Graphics documentation (1975)
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1142.10
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy