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Homage To The Square: Intersecting

Josef Albers-Homage To The Square: Intersecting-1959

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

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 :
Painting
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 :
$250,000[+28%]*
High Estimate :
$350,000[-9%]*
Hammer Price :
$320,000
Sold For :
$399,000*