Josef ALBERS, Gray instrumentation I, plus I Enlarge 1 /1

Josef ALBERS

Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Gray instrumentation I, plus I 1974 Title Notes: 039-024
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil colour screenprint printed from three screens in blue-black, medium purple-grey, and light purple-grey Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: right to print
Edition: 36, plus 10 AP, TP, RTP, PPI, A
Publisher: TYLER WORKSHOP LTD.
Place Published: Bedford Village, New York
Date Published: 1974

Edition Notes: A three colour screenprint printed from three screens in blue-black, medium purple-grey, and light blue-grey. This edition was printed for the Albers Foundation and is separate from the portfolio of twelve prints entitled Gray Instrumentation I. Screen preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by Charles Hanley assisted by Betty Fiske.
Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil "Albers". not dated
Secondary Insc: entitled lower left, pencil "Gray Instrumentation I" inscribed lower left, pencil "RTP"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "JA14-101"
Dimensions: comp 28.0 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 48.2 h x 48.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 31; TGL print documentation, 1974
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.907.1
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy