Josef ALBERS, Preliminary drawing for print Enlarge 1 /1


Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Preliminary drawing for print "White line square I" 1966 Description: diagram showing printing order and elements for White Line Squares (drawn by Ken Tyler)
Title Notes: 011-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: February
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing fibre tipped pen, coloured pencil, ball-point pen Support: graph paper
Impression: unique

Primary Insc: signed and dated u.c. in blue ballpoint pen "Tyler Feb 1966
Tertiary Insc: inscribed u.c in pencil "Possible constuctions for 4 sqyare and 3 square prints - white line not determined, may not appear in these relationships!".
Dimensions: sheet 35.6 h x 43.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.856
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