Homage To The Square: Intersecting
Artwork: Homage To The Square: Intersecting
Size: 76.2 x 76.2 cm
Medium: Oil on masonite
Creation year: 1959
Marks: Signed with the artist's monogram and dated 'A 59' (lower right); signed, titled and dated again 'Homage to the Square: 'Intersecting' Albers 1959' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Galerie Agnes Lefort, Montreal; Private collection, Montreal; Anon. sale; Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 21 May 1975, lot 174; Cecil 'Titi' Blaffer von Furstenberg, Houston; By descent from the previous to the present owners
Exhibition history: Raleigh, North Carolina Museum of Art, Josef Albers: Retrospective Exhibition, February-March 1962, no. 32; Cleveland Museum of Art, Some Ideas of Space in Contemporary Art, November 1963-January 1964; Cincinnati, Contemporary Arts Center; Boise Art Association; Houston, Contemporary Art Association; New Orleans, Newcomb College; Fort Worth Art Center; Austin, Laguna Gloria Art Museum; Colorado Springs Fine Art Center and Cleveland Museum of Art, Paintings by Josef Albers, May 1965-July 1966.

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 689
Low Estimate: $250000 [+28%]
High Estimate: $350000 [-8%]
Hammer Price: $320000
Sold For: $399000