Josef ALBERS, Photocopy of preliminary drawing for Enlarge 1 /1

Josef ALBERS

Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Photocopy of preliminary drawing for "Embossed linear construction 2-A" 1969 Description: photocopy of preliminary drawing for "Embossed linear construction 2-A" with working notes by Albers in ballpoint pen
Title Notes: 024-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, electrostatic photocopy. Working notes by Albers and Tyler in pencil, ballpoint pen. Support: photocopy paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed l.l. in red ballpoint pen"2-A / +2+B } / in thick and [and underlined] thin lines / how heavy the thinone we have to try out"; l.r. in red ballpoint pen"2-C [overstruck] 2-A".
Dimensions: sheet 40.6 h x 61.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.850.13
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy