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Study For Homage To The Square: Apparition

Josef Albers-Study For Homage To The Square: Apparition-1959

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Study For Homage To The Square: Apparition
Size:
61 x 61 cm
Medium :
Oil on masonite
Creation Year:
1959
Marks
Signed with the artist's monogram and dated 59; signed, titled and dated 1959 on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Collection of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C. (bequeathed from the previous); Christie's, New York, 8 November 1989, Lot 278 (incorrectly illustrated as lot 290); Private Collection (acquired from the previous sale); Christie's, London, 29 June 2000, Lot 407; Acquired from the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Caracas, Galeria Mendoza; Montevideo, Centro de Artes y Letras El Pais; Buenos Aires, Instituto Torcuato di Tella; Lima, Instituto de Arte Contemporaneo; Rio de Janeiro, Instituto Brasil-Estados Unidos; Sao Paulo, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo; Guayaquil, Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana; Quito, Ecuadorian American Ayazamana Cultural Center; Bogota, Centro Colombo Americano; Santiago, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo; Mexico City, Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Arte; Mexico City, Museo de Arte Moderno; Knoxville, Dulin Gallery of Art; Huntington, West Virginia, Huntington Galleries; The Rochester Memorial Art Gallery; Oswego, State University College; Atlanta Art Association Museum; San Antonio, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute; Chattanooga, George Thomas Hunter Gallery of Art; Minneapolis, Walker Art Museum; Madison Art Center; Richmond, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts; Kansas, Wichita Art Museum, Josef Albers: Homage to the Square, March 1964 - January 1967; Philadelphia, The Makler Gallery, Josef Albers, March 1969

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2018-05-17
Lot Number :
110
Low Estimate :
$300,000[+7%]*
High Estimate :
$400,000[-20%]*
Hammer Price :
$320,000
Sold For :
$399,000*