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-E" 1968 Description: Preliminary drawing for "Embossed linear construction 1-E" with working notes by Tyler in pencil
Title Notes: 017-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing fibre-tipped pen. Working notes by Tyler in pencil. Support: drafting film

Primary Insc: not signed; dated u.l. in pencil "10-68".
Secondary Insc: inscribed u.l in pencil"10-68 must get 8 to 10 drawings ready for approval (size?) send Bob Harrod engraved sample (microwave) to Josef-"; c in pencil "-distance-"[outward pointing arrows at each end of the word]; l.r. in pencil"1-E".
Dimensions: 28.2 h x 50.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.850.11
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy