Josef ALBERS, Preliminary drawing for Enlarge 1 /1


Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Preliminary drawing for "Embossed linear construction 1-C" c.1965 Description: Preliminary drawing for "Embossed linear construction 1-C" with working notes by Tyler
Title Notes: 004-001 004-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing pencil, fibre-tipped pen. Working notes by Tyler in pencil. Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated in pencil "A65".
Secondary Insc: inscribed pencil "TOP"; u.l. in penci "Redraw for thick and thin drawing / off 1/16" watch parallel lines"; l.l. in pencil [illeg.]. verso: inscribed u.c. in pencil "TOP"; l.l. in pencil "[illeg.]".
Dimensions: sheet 37.0 h x 58.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.850.7
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy