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Homage To The Square: Decided

Josef Albers-Homage To The Square: Decided-1963

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Artist:
Artwork:
Homage To The Square: Decided
Size:
101.6 x 101.6 cm
Medium :
Oil on masonite
Creation Year:
1963
Marks
Signed with artist's monogram and dated 'A 63' (lower left); signed, titled and dated 'Homage to the Square: 'Decided' Albers 1963' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Estate of Josef Albers, Bethany, CT; The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Orange, CT; Pace Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2016
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Denise Rene, Albers, 1968, no. 11; Munster, Westfalisches Landesmuseum fur Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Munster, Albers, 1968-1969, no. 21. This exhibition later travelled to Basel, Kunsthalle Basel; Lubeck, Overbeck Gesellschaft; Karlsruhe, Badischer Kunstverein; Bonn, Landesmuseum; Munich, Villa Stuck and Berlin, Kunstverein Berlin; Bottrop, Cyriakusschule Bottrop, Albers in Bottrop, 1969, no. 13; Dusseldorf, Stadtische Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Josef Albers, 1970, no. 62; New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Josef Albers at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1971-1972, no. 55; Valencia, IVAM Centre Julio Gonzalez, Josef Albers: Vidrio, Color y Luz, 1994-1995; Bern, Kunstmuseum Bern, Josef und Anni Albers: Europa und Amerika, 1998-1999, no. 113; New York, Pace Wildenstein, Josef Albers: Homage to Color, 2003, p. 33 (illustrated in colour, p. 31); New York, Pace Gallery, On the Square Part II, 2015

Christie’s London

Date:
2018-03-06
Lot Number :
61
Low Estimate :
$978,069
High Estimate :
$1,397,240
Hammer Price :
Not sold