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Homage To The Square: Temperate

Josef Albers-Homage To The Square: Temperate-1957

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Artwork:
Homage To The Square: Temperate
Size:
81.3 x 81.3 cm
Medium :
Oil on masonite
Creation Year:
1957
Marks
Signed with the artist's monogram and dated 57; signed, titled, dated 1957 and variously inscribed on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Galerie Hybler, Copenhagen; Private Collection, Denmark (acquired from the previous in 1964); Private Collection, Denmark (by descent from the previous); Sotheby's, London, 7 February 2007, Lot 31 (consigned by the previous); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Washington D.C., The Phillips Collection, Paintings by Josef Albers, January - February 1962; Essen, Museum Folkwang, Josef Albers, February - March 1963, no. 7; Copenhagen, Galerie Hybler, Josef Albers, October 1963; Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Amerikansk Kunst 1950-70, 1971, no. 2

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2017-10-05
Lot Number :
11
Low Estimate :
$950,247[+171%]*
High Estimate :
$1,357,500[+90%]*
Hammer Price :
$2,579,242
Sold For :
$3,106,969*