Josef ALBERS, Mitered squares, plus II Enlarge 1 /1

Josef ALBERS

Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Mitered squares, plus II 1976
Collection Title: This edition was printed for the Albers Foundation and is separate from the portfolio of 12 prints entitled 'Mitered squares'
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil three colour screenprint printed from three screens in pale pink-grey, light green-grey, and medium blue-grey Support: white, machine mould made, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 36, plus 10 AP, 2 TP, RTP, PPI, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1976

Edition Notes: An original three colour screenprint printed from three screens in pale pink-grey, light green-grey, and medium blue-grey. This edition was printed for the Albers Foundation and is separate from the portfolio of twelve prints entitled Mitered Squares. Screen preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by Charles Hanley.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, pencil "Albers"
Secondary Insc: titled lower left corner, pencil "Plus Il" inscribed lower left corner, pencil "CTP 2/2"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Albers chop embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso: stamped lower left corner, black ink "COPYRIGHT JOSEF ALBERS 1975 JA 157" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "JA 75 157A"
Dimensions: image 28.6 h x 28.6 w cm sheet 48.2 h x 48.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 57; Tyler Graphics documentation (1976)
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.908.10
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy