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Contented Green

Josef Albers-Contented Green-1955

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Contented Green
Size:
55.8 x 66 cm
Medium :
Oil on masonite
Creation Year:
1955
Marks
Signed with the artist's monogram and dated 48-55; signed, titled, dated 48-55 and extensively inscribed on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Galerie Denise Rene, Paris; Private Collection, Paris (acquired from the previous circa 1985); Sale: Christie's, Paris, Art Contemporain - Vente du Soir, 5 December 2017, Lot 2; Acquired directly from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Zurich, Kunsthaus Zurich, Josef Albers, Fritz Glamer, Friedrich Vordemberge-Gildewart, 1956, no. 25; Hagen, Osthaus-Museum, Josef Albers, 1957, no. 41; Freiburg, Kunstverein Freiburg, Josef Albers. Zum 70. Geburtstag, 1958, no. 36; Zurich, Galerie Suzanne Bollag, Josef Albers, 1960, no. 8; Wiesbaden, Galerie Renate Boukes, Josef Albers, 1962

Bonhams London

Date:
2019-03-06
Lot Number :
4
Low Estimate :
$456,576[-17%]*
High Estimate :
$521,801[-27%]*
Hammer Price :
$378,306
Sold For :
$472,963*