After Nightfall
Artwork: After Nightfall
Size: 45.4 x 68.3 cm
Medium: Oil on masonite
Creation year: 1953
Marks: Signed with the artist's monogram and dated 'A 48-53' lower right; further signed, titled and dated ''After nightfall' Albers 48-53' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Created 1948-1953, being prepared by The Anni and Josef Albers Foundation and is registered at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation as JAAF 1948.1.25.
Provenance: Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Dr. Frank Stanton, New York; McCrory Corporation, New York; Dr. Martin Silverstein, New Jersey; Soho West Galleries, West Hurley, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Essex, Connecticut, Essex Art Association, Josef Albers, June 12 - June 28, 1953; Hartford, Connecticut, Wadsworth Atheneum, Josef and Anni Albers: Paintings, Tapestries and Woven Textiles, July 8 - August 2, 1953, no. 34; New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, Acting Color: Albers, January 31 - February 26, 1955

Phillips New York

Date: 2016-11-17
Lot Number: 179