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Josef ALBERS

Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Oil studies for White line squares 1966 Description: study for 'White line squares III' and study for 'White line squares IV'
Title Notes: 013-001
Materials & Technique: prints, paintings, oil painting on two sheets of card Support: thin, white, wove, card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1966

Edition Notes: Two oil studies for 'White line squares'. The left panel is a study for 'White line squares III' and the right panel is a study for 'White line squares IV'. Framed together. 'White line squares III' is painted in various hues of blue and 'White lines squares IV' is painted in various hues of red. white powdercoated metal frame.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "IX" (right sheet)
Tertiary Insc: Tyler Graphics sticker on verso of frame
Dimensions: comp A 28.0 h x 15.8 w cm sheet A 33.0 h x 18.8 w cm comp B 28.0 h x 15.8 w cm sheet B 33.6 h x 18.6 w cm Frame 53.4 h x 53.4 w x 4.2 d cm
Cat Raisonné: see also Gemini GEL catalogue Raisonne (1984), 4,5.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1321
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy